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Man Found Fatally Shot Inside Brooklyn Apartment

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Police are investigating after a Brooklyn man was shot to death inside his home Monday morning.

Police say they the victim was found with a gunshot wound to the head in his apartment located at 926 Prospect Place shortly after 8 a.m.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Neighbors say they heard gunshots in the middle of the night.

One woman who lives in the building says she no longer feels safe in her neighborhood.

"Honestly I don't want to be here no more, not after this. I been here five years and everything in this neighborhood I thought it was a beautiful neighborhood. I believed it was a beautiful neighborhood. But obviously it's not," said the neighbor.

Police have not released the victim's name, but they say he has a criminal record.

They are investigating the death as a homicide.

Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.

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