44-year-old man fatally shot in the entrance of a West Side housing development building in NYC

44-year-old person lethally shot in the passage of a West Side housing development building was grasping a bleeding blade when police discovered him. Cedric Bennett passed on in a hail of bullets in the vestibule of a high rise in the Amsterdam Houses on Amsterdam Ave. at W. 62th St. not long before 9 p.m. on Wednesday.

Bennett lived in an alternate structure in a similar complex. Police didn’t discover any individual who appeared at close by hospitals with a cut injury on Wednesday night. Cops were searching for a man wearing a hooded sweatshirt who ran away from the scene.