21-year-old hurt in Crown Heights shooting

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Police say a 21-year-old man was shot and injured in Crown Heights Saturday afternoon.

It happened around 2 p.m. in front of 731 Franklin Ave.

They say the man suffered a gunshot wound to the back. He was taken to Kings County Hospital.

Police are looking for a suspect in the case.

Saint Marks and Franklin Avenue were closed off as police investigated the case.

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