BROOKLYN (PIX11) — A shooter opened fire on a Brooklyn subway platform, striking a man in the chest, on Sunday night, police said.
The 27-year-old victim was on the Brooklyn-bound L train platform at Broadway junction around 10 p.m., officials said. During a dispute, the unknown suspect shot the victim in the upper left side of the chest.
The victim was taken to a hospital for treatment.
Police said the suspect is a man in his 20s.
Sunday’s shooting comes after Mayor Eric Adams launched a new subway safety plan.
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