Carey Gabay


Age: 43

Summary: Harvard-educated lawyer who was an aide to New York governor Andrew Cuomo and served as the first deputy counsel at Empire State Development Corporation, but who was hospitalized and placed into a medically induced coma for over a week after being shot in the head in a crossfire between two gang members on Sept. 7, 2015 in Brooklyn, New York during a pre-dawn party celebrating the West Indian Day Parade earlier this month, in which the shooting was one of several outbursts of violence including a fatal stabbing in the hours before the parade.

Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds

Born: May 15, 1972

Died: September 16, 2015

New York City, New York