NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police late Friday were looking for a suspect who shot a young woman while she was getting her mail in Brooklyn.

Police said the 19-year-old was shot three times in her building lobby on Maple Street in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens around 1 a.m. Friday.

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The incident appeared to be a robbery attempt, police said.

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The woman was expected to survive her wounds, police said.

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A $2,000 reward has been offered for information leading to an arrest.