CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn (PIX11) — A woman was seriously injured when she was shot in the head in Brooklyn on Wednesday, police said.

Police found the woman with a gunshot wound in her head in the stairwell of a building along Sterling Place near Rochester Avenue at around 2:45 a.m., according to officials. The 18-year-old victim was taken to a hospital, where she was last reported to be in critical but stable condition.

Police did not immediately provide a description of the suspect. The investigation remained ongoing.

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