EAST NEW YORK, Brooklyn — A teenager was shot in Brooklyn Sunday afternoon, police said.
He was shot on Hegeman Avenue around 3:30 p.m. and rushed to the hospital in serious condition, officials said.
The 13-year-old victim is not likely to die.
Police believe his older brother may have accidentally shot him while showing off a gun, officials said. He fled the scene. Police have not yet made any arrests.
No identifying information was immediately available.