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Man shot in East Village, police searching for suspect: NYPD

EAST VILLAGE, Manhattan — A man is in critical condition after being shot in the East Village Friday afternoon.

It happened just after 4 p.m. in the area of East 8th Street and Avenue D.

Police are looking for a male suspect; five feet, 10 inches tall, wearing a gray shirt and black pants.

The victim was transported to the hospital in critical condition.

It is not know what led to the shooting.

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