Police: Man shot inside auto repair shop

Police say they are searching for a suspect in connection to a shooting at a Tilden Avenue auto repair shop.

Police say a man who goes by the name

Police say a man who goes by the name "Horse" shot the 42-year-old victim in the torso with a 9mm handgun inside Lesly Auto Repair around 4 p.m. Friday. (4/2/16)

BROOKLYN - Police say they are searching for a suspect in connection to a shooting at a Tilden Avenue auto repair shop.

Police say a man who goes by the name "Horse" shot the 42-year-old victim in the torso with a 9mm handgun inside Lesly Auto Repair around 4 p.m. Friday.

The suspect then drove away in a gray Nissan. Police believe the suspect and the victim knew each other.

The victim was rushed to Kings County Hospital, where he remains in critical condition.

Police say the suspect is 6 feet tall and weighs around 200 pounds.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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