A crew member working for “Law & Order: Organized Crime’’ was fatally gunned down at the TV show’s Brooklyn set early Tuesday — in a shooting that could have been pulled straight out of the script, authorities said.
The victim, a 31-year-old married dad of three, had just started his shift and was sitting in the driver’s seat of a vehicle that was saving a parking space on North Henry Street near Norman Avenue in Greenpoint around 5:15 a.m. when another man suddenly opened the driver’s side door and blasted him, officials said.
“It was crazy,’’ said a distraught colleague of the victim, who was saving the spots for the film crews’ trucks to later use.
“I didn’t hear an argument or nothing. It was quiet, early morning,’’ the colleague said. “It was just a pop, and the [gunman] ran up towards Nassau [Avenue]. I only heard one bang, but I don’t know how many shots.
“I don’t even know who would do this or why.’’
The victim, whose name has not been released pending family notification, was shot multiple times in the face and neck, officials said.
He was taken to Woodhull Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead just before 6 a.m., cops said.
Filming had been scheduled to film on the set at 6 a.m., according to a notice at the scene.
The motive for the killing was unclear, but cops said they are not ruling out anything — including whether it may have stemmed from a parking dispute.
The suspect fled and is still in the wind, authorities said. He was last seen wearing a black hoodie and black pants, cops said.
The victim had an arrest record but had been out of trouble since around 2015, police sources said.
His prior busts included domestic-violence and marijuana raps, but the cases are sealed, sources said.
He also was once arrested for DWI in the 75th Precinct, which includes the borough’s East New York and Cypress Hills neighborhoods, sources said.
NBC and Universal Television, which produce the TV crime series, said in a statement, “We were terribly saddened and shocked to hear that one of our crew members was…
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