The 16 years-old Tyquan Howard was shot at the building near St. Johns Place and died hours later as he was rushed to the Brookdale Hospital on Wednesday.
According to the police, Tyqyuan had been involved in the recent videotaped March attack which had a 15-year-old girl assaulted and robbed of her Air Jordans.
Although there has been no valid information relating to the exact reasons behind the shooting which led to his death.
Following the attack on the 15-year-old girl in March the young dude,Howard was and charged with robbery and gang assault for being among a crew of teens caught on camera ambushing the victim on March 5 on Utica Avenue in Crown Heights, according to sources. The circumstances of his release were not clear.
The victim was seriously injured as Howard and his partner in crime pulled the black and white Air Jordan 1 sneakers off her feet before the group ran off, the video shows.