Police: Man shot in leg on Nostrand Avenue

Police say a man was shot in the leg Friday night during a shooting on Nostrand Avenue in East Flatbush.

Police say a man was shot in the leg Friday night during a shooting on Nostrand Avenue in East Flatbush. (3/18/17)

BROOKLYN - Police say a man was shot in the leg Friday night during a shooting on Nostrand Avenue in East Flatbush.

They say the 30-year-old victim claims a gunman approached him around 10 p.m. as he was standing in front of a 99 Cent Store and began shooting.

The victim was rushed to Kings County Hospital and is expected to be OK.

Officials say they are searching for the male suspect that was last seen in a black sweatshirt.

Anyone with information is asked to call police. 

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