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2 people shot outside Flatbush grocery store

By Mason White 5:02 PM August 7, 2014
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By: Anika Rao
Two people were rushed to a hospital after being shot outside a Flatbush grocery store, police in New York said.

Brooklyn Police said that a man seriously wounded his enemy and wounded an innocent bystander on Wednesday.

The 31-year-old victim was outside Friendly Deli, located on Church Avenue and East 48th Street at 1:00 a.m., when the suspect fired at least 10 bullets.

The intended target suffered gunshot wounds to the head, torso and legs. He was rushed to Kings County Hospital, and is said to be in critical condition.

One of the bullets hit a 45-year-old man in the arm. His injury was not considered life threatening. The suspect is believed to be about 5 foot 8 inches tall.

He fled from the scene on East 48th Street.