Published: Sep 01, 2013 9:58 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) - A 1-year-old boy in New York City has died after being shot in the head.  

Police said the child was in a stroller crossing a street with his parents in the Brownsville neighborhood of Brooklyn when the shooting occurred about 7:20 p.m. Sunday.   Authorities said the child was rushed to Brookdale University Hospital but did not survive his injuries. He was declared dead at the hospital.  

Police released no other preliminary details from the investigation.