- Associated Press - Monday, January 4, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) - Police are investigating the deaths of a man and a woman found shot inside a Brooklyn public housing apartment.

They say they were discovered around 7 p.m. Sunday in a fifth floor apartment in the Sheepshead Bay Houses.

Police say the victims are a 39-year-old woman and a 40-year-old man. The woman had multiple gunshot wounds. The man had both gunshot and stab wounds about the body.

Police say “a person of interest” was in custody and being questioned.

Emergency medical workers pronounced the victims dead at the scene. Their names were not immediately released.

Police found the man in the kitchen and the woman was in the back of the apartment.


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