GREENWICH VILLAGE, Manhattan (PIX11) — A man was shot near the Halloween parade route in Manhattan Monday night, police said.

The victim, 21, was shot in the buttocks a few blocks away from the parade route in Greenwich Village at around 11:55 p.m., according to authorities. Officials described his condition as stable.

Police said the incident was not related to Halloween. They could not immediately provide more information regarding the shooting. 

This is a developing story; check back for updates.

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