Sharif Brown convicted of broad daylight shooting murder in Jamaica, Queens

QUEENS, NY – Queens District Attorney Melinda Katz announced that Sharif Brown, 37, has been convicted at trial of murder and other crimes in the shooting death of a Jamaica, Queens man. The victim was gunned down in broad daylight just steps from his home in December 2014. District Attorney Katz said, “After listening to all the evidence, a jury has found the defendant guilty. This was a senseless killing in a residential neighborhood in mid-afternoon. Gun violence is never acceptable and puts everyone in harm’s way. Now facing punishment for this heinous crime, the defendant faces a lengthy term