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Police Hunting For Gunman, Accomplice In Clinton Hill Shooting

Clinton Hill Shooting

A surveillance image of three suspects wanted in the shooting of a man in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police on Wednesday evening were looking for three suspects in connection with a shooting that left a man wounded in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn.

At 3:40 a.m. on Feb. 2, a man accompanied by an alleged accomplice shot and wounded a 35-year-old man at the corner of Cambridge Place and Fulton Street, police said.

The victim was shot once in the leg, and was taken to Long Island College Hospital by private means, police said.

The victim’s condition was reported as stable following the shooting. Police did not indicate whether he was still hospitalized as of Wednesday.

The gunman and his accomplice are both described as black males, ages 25 to 35. The gunman was approximately 6-foot-1 and 190 pounds, and was wearing a purple shirt, police said.

Police have released a surveillance video of the suspects.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS, submit tips to the Crime Stoppers Web site, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577.

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