Five Wounded In Three Separate Shootings In Brooklyn

Police Investigate Violent Morning

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — Five men were wounded in three different shootings in Brooklyn on Saturday, according to authorities.

At 1:35 a.m. a gunman shot three people near the Associated Supermarket in Bedford-Stuyvesant. The victims, a 36-year-old who was shot in the leg, a 23-year-old who was shot in the right calf, and a 20-year-old who was hit in the hand and upper thigh, were taken to Kings County Hospital and listed in stable condition.

Another man was shot in the thigh shortly after 3 a.m. during an attack in Crown Heights. His shooter was described as having braided hair and was wearing a white t-shirt and blue jeans, according to police.

A third shooting, which also took place in Bed-Stuy left a 51-year-old victim with a gunshot wound to his right leg.

No arrests have been made.

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