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Man, 72, Wounded In Brooklyn Shooting

Victim Suffers Graze Wound In Shooting In East New York
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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 72-year-old man suffered a graze wound Wednesday in a shooting in broad daylight in East New York, Brooklyn.

The shooting happened around 3:30 p.m. at Miller and Hegeman avenues in East New York, EMS officials said.

It was not clear whether the man was the intended target, according to published reports.

The victim was taken to Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, where his condition was reported as stable, authorities said.

There were no reports of anyone in custody late Wednesday.

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