2 hospitalized after shooting in Coney Island

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Two people were hospitalized after a shooting in Coney Island early Saturday morning.

The victims - both 30-year-old men - were standing on Mermaid Avenue and West 28th Street just before 1:30 a.m. when they say they heard shots and felt pain.

One man was shot in the leg and the other was shot in the buttocks.

Both men were taken to Coney Island Hospital and are expected to be OK.

Police say they are looking for two men in connection with the shooting, both between the ages of 15 and 18 and wearing black hooded sweatshirts.

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