Cops are looking for four suspects after five teens were wounded by gunfire Friday night outside Bishop Loughlin High School in Fort Greene, Brooklyn, after a basketball game with Christ the King High School.
The next day, a 16-year-old girl was shot in the face at the Seth Low Houses in Brownsville. The carnage sparked a protest rally in Fort Greene the evening before Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Despite the boasts by Mayor Mike Bloomberg and top NYPD officials about the drop in crime, violence in the city’s housing projects sharply increased last year, the Daily News says this morning.
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on January 18, 2011