Man fights for life after being shot multiple times in Bed-Stuy

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A 36-year-old man is fighting for his life this afternoon after being shot multiple times in Bed-Stuy.

Police say the incident started in front of 428 Macdonough St. around 7 p.m. Tuesday.

They say the victim was sitting in his car when a man walked up to the car, pulled a gun and fired multiple shots at him. He was hit twice in his left leg, once in the elbow and once in the chest.  The shooter then took off.

Police say the victim was able to drive two blocks down Macdonough Street before crashing into parked cars in front of M.S. 35.

Officials say that at this point, they believe they are just searching for one person.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-00 577-TIPS.

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