Posted June 14, 2017 9:43 pm by Comments

By Jenn Jacques

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Police in Brooklyn, NY are searching for a gunman who shot a man walking past him on a busy sidewalk this afternoon, causing pandemonium and sending people fleeing Flatbush Avenue.

NYPD Cops running as gunfire
heard outside Barcaly’s Center
in Brooklyn on Flatbush Ave, 2
Black People fled, one shot 💥#NYPD #Brooklyn pic.twitter.com/96RlH4iAn7

— AlwaysActions (@AlwaysActions) June 14, 2017

The shooting happened shortly after 2 p.m. near a Target store at the intersection of Fort Greene Place and Hanson Place, close to Barclay’s Center.

The victim, identified as 51-year-old Ellison Ingram of Queens, told police he was walking to the Atlantic Social eatery where he works as a chef when he observed an argument between two men arguing with another man on the sidewalk. Shortly after, one of the men pulled a gun from his waistband and opened fire.

“There were three guys arguing. The next thing I know, one of them pulls out a gun and starts shooting,” said Pamela Williams, who witnessed the shooting.

Deputy Chief Vincent DiDonato said the victim was shot in the ankle and was expected to survive.

“I’m going to say thank God that we only have one [victim] in light of what …Read the Rest

Source:: Bearing Arms

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