Suspect in Brooklyn quadruple homicide wanted to steal back card game losses, cops say as victims' families reel from tragedy
Added 10-13-19 02:13:02pm EST - “"I woke up and couldn't believe it," Eddie Baldwin, 35, the brother of slain man Terrance Bishop, told the Daily News. "The detectives told us a guy at the club was cheated and wanted his money back."” - Nydailynews.com
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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Nydailynews.com: “Suspect in Brooklyn quadruple homicide wanted to steal back card game losses, cops say as victims’ families reel from tragedy”. Below is an excerpt from the article.
The shooter who went on a rampage at a Brooklyn gambling den, taking four lives this weekend, was trying to rob back his losses, investigators believe.
The unnamed suspect unleashed a fusillade of bullets after becoming enraged over a card game at the Triple A Aces Club on Utica Ave. near Dean St. in Crown Heights around 7 a.m. Saturday, police sources said.
“I woke up and couldn’t believe it,” Eddie Baldwin, 35, the brother of slain man Terrance Bishop, told the Daily News. “The detectives told us a guy at the club was cheated and wanted his money back.”
Bishop, 36, John Thomas, 32, and Dominick Wimbush, 47, all of Bedford-Stuyvesant, along with Chester Goode, 37, of Canarsie were pronounced dead at the scene. Dashawn Kearse, 38, escaped the carnage with a gunshot wound to his hand.
A suspect believed to be connected with the quadruple homicide was released from custody without being charged Saturday.
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