18-year-old man stable after being grazed in head by bullet at Gowanus Houses

An 18-year-old man was grazed in the head by a bullet in Brooklyn, according to police.

An 18-year-old man was grazed in the head by a bullet in Brooklyn, according to police. (5/31/16)

BROOKLYN - An 18-year-old man was grazed in the head by a bullet in Brooklyn, according to police.

It happened Monday around 4 p.m. near the Gowanus Houses. 

Police say the man was taken to Methodist Hospital in stable condition.

Police say a man in his 20s was seen running from the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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