NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police late Thursday were searching for a gunman who shot a 21-year-old man in downtown Brooklyn.

The shooting happened around 8 p.m. at Chapel and Jay streets, police said.

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CBS2 was told the victim was hit twice in the chest.

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He was rushed to New York Methodist Hospital in an unknown condition.

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Police said the shooter took off in a four-door sedan.