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VIDEO: Man escapes assassination attempt in Brooklyn

NEW YORK - It played out almost like a scene from a movie.  Men in two vehicles attempted to carry out what appears to be a coordinated assassination attempt on the streets of Brooklyn.It happened on Thursday morning in Bushwick.The NYPD says about 7:15 a.m., a 19-year-old man was inside his vehicle in front of 21 Granite Street.Officers say a car attempted to block him.

 The victim, sensing danger, attempted to flee by driving up onto the sidewalk.  He was unsuccessful as he crashed a short time later.3 SHOT DEAD WITHIN 45 MINUTES IN BROOKLYN AND THE BRONXThen, a second vehicle drove up and started shooting at him while he was still inside the crashed car.The shots missed and the man was not seriously injured.SHOCK VIDEO:  MAN GUNNED DOWN


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RICHLAND TOWNSHIP, Pa. - Authorities in Bucks County say two brothers from New Jersey are charged in connection with the death of a man whose body was discovered in Richland Township.Bucks County District Attorney Matthew Weintraub said in a news conference that 17-year-old Joshua and 19-year-old Anthony Gamble, of Somerset, New Jersey, face criminal homicide, criminal conspiracy and related charges. Joshua is being charged as an adult.A state trooper spotted what appeared to be a disabled Subaru with New Jersey plates on the 500 block of East Pumping Station Road shortly after midnight Thursday.
PHILADELPHIA - Police say they are investigating after two teens were shot in Southwest Philadelphia.It happened on the 5200 block of Pentridge Street around 9 p.m. Thursday.According to police, a 19-year-old man was shot multiple times in the chest.

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