Police: Woman shot in cheek near Gravesend

BROOKLYN - Police are searching for the gunman who they say shot a Brooklyn woman in the cheek overnight.

According to police, the 31-year-old victim was sitting on a bench in a housing development on 11th Street near Gravesend when she was shot just after midnight.

The woman was rushed to Lutheran Medical Center, where she is listed in stable condition.

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

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