Brooklyn teen shot 13 times during gang attack survives

Shaquan Baylor, aged 16, was shot 13 times at around 2.30pm yesterday Police believe it was in retaliation for a gang-related assault in Brooklyn One gunman is said to have said: 'They had to sacrifice one of theirs' A memorial event was happening on the same street when it happened 

By Dave Burke

Published: 16:40 BST, 1 September 2017 | Updated: 16:44 BST, 1 September 2017

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A 16-year-old is fighting for his life after being shot 13 times in broad daylight in Brooklyn.

Gunmen opened fire on Shaquan Baylor in what appeared to be a gang-related shooting, according to police.

The NYPD said they believed the attack was carried out in retaliation for Baylor beating up three members of rival gang, The Crips.

Arrest: One of the four men taken into custody by NYPD officers in connection with the double shooting in Brooklyn on Thursday 

Arrest: One of the four men taken into custody by NYPD officers in connection with the double shooting in Brooklyn on Thursday 

Raid: Another of the four men is led out of the apartment block which police stormed after a tip off

Raid: Another of the four men is led out of the apartment block which

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