Police investigate shooting at Coney Island, Neptune avenues after finding man shot in stomach

Police were seen searching a nearby white van for evidence. (1/5/14)

BROOKLYN - A man is in serious condition after being shot in the stomach near Brighton Beach yesterday.

Police say the shooting occurred at a gas station at the intersection of Coney Island and Neptune avenues at around 5:45 p.m.

Officials say the victim was in his 20s and was taken to Lutheran Hospital.

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Police were seen searching a nearby white van for evidence. Their investigation is ongoing. 

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