Shalimar Birkett Wiki – Biography
A woman attending an open-air watch for a murder victim was shot dead by a car in Brooklyn late Monday.
Authorities say the mother of two, Shalimar Birkett, was shot in the head in the Weeksville section of Park Place just after 11:00.
Birkett was joining the watch of another murder victim when a gunman opened fire from a passing white sedan.
The gunman is not believed to be his targeted target and has been declared dead at Brookdale University Hospital.
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Shalimar Birkett, 32 Year Old mother of two, was shot in the head
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The woman fatally shot while attending the watch in Brooklyn
The gunman is believed to be his targeted target and has been declared dead at Brookdale University Hospital.
The vehicle fled the scene and no arrest was made.
Birkett was part of a crowd mourning the death of 31-year-old Miles Bobbsemple, who was dropped to Kings County Hospital with a bullet wound in the chest early Monday morning.
She later died in hospital and is also believed to be an innocent victim of gang violence.
Detectives have since determined that Bobbsemple was shot at a house party on Remsen Street near Avenue A on Monday at 12:25 pm.
Police said Bobbsemple accidentally stepped on the feet of a gang member or somehow showed a sign of disrespect.
The gang member opened fire, killed Bobbsemple, and injured a 30-year-old man who survived.
There was no arrest in that murder.
Members of the same gang are believed to have opened fire on the ongoing watch of violence.
Bobbsemple had no criminal record. Birkett has had an arrest that was previously sealed.
Note Wikibioall, We recommend that anyone with knowledge of both cases call the NYPD’s Crime Stopper Helpline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or 1-888-57-PISTA (74782) for Spanish.