Funeral held for Brooklyn father killed outside baby shower near church

PROSPECT HEIGHTS, Brooklyn—Funeral services were held Friday for a former Brooklyn basketball player who was fatally shot outside of a baby shower.

Friends and family mourned the death of Courtney “Aggy” Tingle, 26, in Downtown Brooklyn.

“He was a legit good guy, loved the kids, and he would give anyone his last dollar,” a former Nike Youth Brooklyn Development League Coach told PIX11 News.

“Courtney was a hell of a basketball player, and helped win two championships for the Alternative High School league YABC program,” the coach lamented.

On Friday, March 22, just after 10 p.m., Tingle was shot in front of  Beaulah Church of the Nazarene located at 650 Washington Ave., after attending the baby shower of an associate, police said.

Officers arrived to find the 26-year-old father in front of the church with multiple gunshot wounds to his torso, according to police.

Tingle was transported to…

Original published: 2019-03-29 13:23:22 Read the full New York City News here

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