Early morning East New York shooting leaves young woman hospitalized

The 21 year old woman was shot one time in the left leg.
A 21-year-old woman was shot in the leg by an unknown suspect outside of an East New York building early Thursday morning, Dec. 1.
Photo by Llyod Mitchell

A 21-year-old woman is recovering in the hospital after being shot near an East New York housing development early this morning.

According to a Police Department spokesperson, the shooting occurred around 8:32 a.m. on Dec. 1 outside of 11629 Seaview Avenue. The victim was shot one time in the left leg before being removed from the scene and taken to Brookdale Hospital in stable condition.

Police are investigating an early morning shooting that left a 21 year old hospitalized.
Police investigate the scene of an early morning shooting in East New York.Photo by Lloyd Mitchell

Police currently do not have any information on the suspect, or the suspect’s motive.

The investigation remains ongoing.

Reports of shootings in the 75th Precinct, where Thursday morning’s incident occurred, are up close to 19 percent year-to-date as of Nov. 27, according to the most up-to-date Police Department data.