46-year-old man shot several times in Brooklyn; police searching for gunman

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022
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DITMAS PARK, Brooklyn (WABC) -- Police are searching for a gunman who shot a 46-year-old man several times in Brooklyn Monday night.

Authorities say the shooting happened just before 8 p.m. on East 19th Street in the Ditmas Park section.

They say the victim was shot in the hip, stomach and left arm.

The 46-year-old was taken to Kings County Hospital, where he is in stable condition.

The gunman fled the scene on Ocean Avenue.

Police describe the suspect as a man, last seen wearing a white t-shirt.

Police have made no arrests and the investigation is ongoing.

This is breaking news. This story will be updated as more information becomes available.


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