BROWNSVILLE, Brooklyn — Two men were injured when a gunman opened fire in Brownsville on Sunday morning, the NYPD said.
A 47-year-old man was shot in the right leg and a 44-year-old man was grazed in the head, according to police.
The incident happened around 6:30 a.m. near New Lots Avenue and Watkins Street on Sunday, EMS said.
Both victims were taken to a nearby hospital and are in serious condition, EMS said.
Police are looking for a man who is described as 6 feet, four inches tall and was wearing a white shirt.
The shootings in Canarsie and Brownsville are not believed to be related, police said.
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