The spate of local murder proves relentless and doesn't let up for the holidays.
Here's the latest note amid the worsening cycle of violence . . .
"Officers responded to a call of gunshots heard in the neighborhood at 3:45 a.m. at 16th Street and Topping Avenue. There police found a man dead on the sidewalk dead from gunshot wounds. Police said no one is in custody in the incident, and they do not have a description of the shooter."
Again, this is the 166th murder of the year compared to only 137 counted at this time last year for an increase of 21.17% YTD.
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