Man in hospital following shooting on Crescent and Wortman Streets

A man was taken to the hospital after being shot four times on Wortman and Crescent Streets. The 29-year-old black man was shot three time

The man was shot three times in the chest and once in the hip.

The man was shot three times in the chest and once in the hip. (12/15/13)

BROOKLYN - A man was taken to the hospital after being shot four times on Wortman and Crescent Streets.

The 29-year-old black man was shot three time in the chest and once in the hip shortly after 5:30 p.m. Sunday evening. He was taken to Brookdake Hospital in serious condition.

Authorities have erected caution tape around the area and hostage negotiation teams remain on the scene as they search for the shooter.

No arrests have been made.

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