Two hit in Brooklyn drive-by shooting

Police have asked for help identifying this van. Someone inside fired at two people in Brooklyn. (NYPD)

Police have asked for help identifying this van. Someone inside fired at two people in Brooklyn. (NYPD)

EAST NEW YORK, Brooklyn —Two people were shot in a Brooklyn drive-by shooting Wednesday morning, NYPD officials said.

An unknown number of people inside a gold or tan colored Honda minivan stopped in front of 485 Hendrix Street in East New York and fired several shots toward the building’s entrance, an NYPD spokesperson said. A woman, 25, was hit in her left calf and a man, 23, was hit in his left arm.

Both victims were transported to Brookdale Hospital for treatment to non-life threatening injuries, police said.

The Honda minivan was last seen driving southbound on Hendrix Street, an NYPD spokesperson said. Police have asked for assistance identifying the minivan.

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