Police: 11-year-old boy shot in Crown Heights

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An 11-year-old boy was in critical but stable condition after being shot in Brooklyn Thursday night, police say.

Authorities say it happened just after 7 p.m. at Schenectady and Brooklyn avenues. They say the boy was shot in the shoulder and underwent surgery at Kings County Hospital.

A man in his 30s was shot in the knee and taken to Kings County Hospital.

Police say both victims were unintended targets in the shooting.

Police had a person of interest in custody.

 

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