Man shot in leg in Brooklyn

April 10, 2008 6:51:30 PM PDT
A man was shot and wounded on the street in the Kensington section of Brooklyn Thursday afternoon, according to police. The shooting happened just after 4:30 p.m. at 16 East 19th Street, near Church Avenue.

Police say a caller to 911 reported hearing multiple gunshots. Police rushed to the scene and found a man shot in his lower left leg.

The man's injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

Police have a person in custody for questioning, but so far, that person is not being called a suspect. The motive of the shooting is not known.