23-year-old in stable condition after being shot in leg in East New York

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EAST NEW YORK -

Police are investigating a shooting that happened overnight on Blake Avenue in East New York.

Officials say a 23-year-old man was shot in the left leg around 2:30 a.m. Sunday as he got into a car on Blake and Montauk avenues.

He was taken to Brookdale Hospital in stable condition.

Police are searching for the gunman.

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

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