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Parade rounds: Teens shoot, injure man in Ditmas Park near Prospect Park Parade Ground

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Holiday fear: Cops are hunting for this teen suspected of shooting a guy near the Prospect Park Parade Ground in Ditmas Park on Monday.

Cops are searching for two teenage gunmen who shot a man in Ditmas Park near the Prospect Park Parade Ground on Monday.

The pistol-packing perps approached the 22-year-old victim on Woodruff Avenue between St. Paul’s Place and Ocean Avenue at 5:15 pm, when they opened fire, striking him once in his right arm, officials said.

Paramedics rushed the victim to Kings County Hospital, where police confirmed he was in stable condition, while the crooks booked it on Woodruff Avenue towards Ocean Avenue following the incident, according to authorities.

Cops, who released surveillance footage of the shooting, said the suspects are in their late teens.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577–8477. The public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. All tips are strictly confidential.

Reach reporter Colin Mixson at cmixson@cnglocal.com or by calling (718) 260-4505.
On the run: Police also suspect this teenager was involved in the incident.
Updated 11:14 am, December 6, 2018
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