Police: Man injured in Flatbush shooting
Police say a couple in Flatbush was shot at while walking down the street early this morning.
The incident occurred near Flatbush Avenue and Hubbard Place around 12:30 a.m.
Police say a man and his girlfriend were on their way to buy coffee at Dunkin' Donuts when they passed a double parked car on Hubbard Place.
Investigators say a man inside the car started yelling at them, pulled out a black gun and shot the man in the elbow. They say the suspect took off running.
The couple flagged down a van, and took it to Beth Israel Hospital in Manhattan.
Police describe the vehicle as a dark gray SUV minivan. They say the driver fled southeast on East 40th Street.
Officials are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.