2 men hospitalized after drive-by shooting on Union St. in Crown Heights

Two men are hospitalized after a drive-by shooting in Crown Heights Friday. It happened on Union Street around 2:17 a.m. Police say a 24-year-old man

Two men are were hospitalized after a drive-by shooting in Crown Heights Friday.

Two men are were hospitalized after a drive-by shooting in Crown Heights Friday. (4/22/16)

BROOKLYN - Two men are hospitalized after a drive-by shooting in Crown Heights Friday.

It happened on Union Street around 2:17 a.m.

Police say a 24-year-old man was shot 12 times and a 33-year-old man was shot in the left foot.

According to witnesses, a white car with red stripes pulled up to the two men and began firing shots.

Police say the 24-year-old man was taken to Kings County Hospital in a private car and the 33-year-old man was taken by ambulance.

Police say both men are friends and that they sustained serious injuries. 

Tony Herbert, a state senator and community advocate, was at the scene of the shooting hours later, and says he is demanding an end to the violence.

Investigators are looking for the car and suspects involved.

They say no arrests have been made. 

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