A man was shot in the face after an attempted robbery in Bedford-Stuyvesant, authorities say.

Authorities responded to 353 Halsey St. at around 1:30 a.m.

The victim’s father told News 12 his 25-year-old son was sitting on the stoop when a suspect attempted to rob him.

He was shot in the cheek and rushed to Woodhull Hospital where authorities say he is in stable condition.


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