Evan Haddad


Police have arrested the gunman who fatally shot a man in the groin after a dispute inside a check-cashing place in Bushwick on Friday.

Around 1 p.m., Efrain Rivera shot Shaheem Bernard, 20, with a 9-millimeter gun¬†inside CFSC Check Cashed at 785 Broadway, which is next to a kid’s clothing store and across the street from Fat Albert.

Emergency personnel took Bernard to Kings County Hospital but doctors couldn’t save him, according to police.¬†

Rivera was arrested on Friday and charged him with murder and criminal possession of a weapon.

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