Police release video of shooting near Atlantic Terminal

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DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN -

After releasing surveillance video, police are looking for the man accused of shooting one person near the Atlantic Terminal in Brooklyn, officials say.

The incident happened Wednesday around 2 p.m. on Atlantic Avenue, outside the Atlantic Terminal shopping mall. Witnesses reported hearing between six and 12 shots.

Investigators say two people got into an altercation, and then one pulled out a gun and started shooting.

Police say a 50-year-old man believed to be a bystander was shot in the ankle and rushed to Methodist Hospital. He is in stable condition and expected to be OK. It does not appear that anyone else was injured.

Investigators released surveillance video of the suspect who is seen opening fire into a crowd of people.

The suspect is still at large.

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

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