BROOKLYN - Police say one person was shot after an off-duty fired at two robbers allegedly attempting to steal his motorcycle.

Police say the incident occurred overnight on Blake Avenue in Brownsville. The sergeant saw two men attempting to steal his Susuki motorcycle, got into a confrontation with the men and fired, according to police.

The victim was shot in the torso and was taken to Brookdale Hospital in stable condition.

Police are still investigating the incident.