24-year-old man shot, injured on Avenue X in Gravesend


A 24-year-old man was sent to the hospital in critical condition with gunshot wounds to the stomach. (Credit: News 12 Brooklyn)

A 24-year-old man is fighting for his life in the hospital after neighbors say more than 20 gunshots rang out on Avenue X Sunday morning.

The incident occurred at the Gravesend NYCHA building at around 10:45 a.m.

The family of the victim says he was trying to break up a fight before he was shot at least three times as he tried to flee across a courtyard.

Neighbors say that while...

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