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Teen, 16, shot in the abdomen in Brooklyn

Posted at 9:09 PM, Nov 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-10 21:09:13-05

CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — A teenager was shot in the abdomen in Brooklyn on Sunday night, police said.

A teen was shot on McKeever Place on Nov. 10, 2019.

The victim, 16, was shot on McKeever Place around 7:45 p.m., an NYPD spokesman said. He was taken to a local hospital. The teen is not cooperating with police.

An NYPD official described the shooter as a man in his 20s. He’s believed to be about 5 feet, 4 inches tall. The man has a slim build. Witnesses said he fled toward Flatbush Avenue.

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