A mortally wounded gangbanger hated cops a lot, he defiantly refused to establish his killer — as a substitute telling officers, “Fuck you, son!” with one of his final breaths, law-enforcement sources advised The Post Wednesday.
Arsenio Gravesande’s refusal to help police got here amid 5 deadly shootings over lower than 24 hours within the Big Apple — and underscored the hurdles cops face as they fight to hold the town secure amid an uptick in shootings this yr
Gravesande, 28, was blasted on the left hip throughout a beef on a Brownsville avenue nook at round 9:20 p.m., sending first responders racing to the scene at Union Street and Sutter Avenue, authorities stated.
Cops asked Gravesande — a recognized Crip with 43 arrests on his document, together with resisting arrest — his identify and who attacked him, however obtained solely the vulgar three-word response.
“Fuck you, son!” Gravesande — a pal of reformed Crip and slain rap star Nipsey Hussle — advised the officers shortly earlier than he was loaded into the again of an ambulance, in accordance to sources.
Responders didn’t initially consider the damage was life-threatening, and cops deliberate to communicate with him as soon as he was settled on the hospital.