Two people are in the hospital after being shot in separate incidents in East New York on Tuesday morning.
According to the New York City Police Department, a call reporting a woman shot at the corner of Miller and Hegeman avenues came in at about 11am. Officers found the 35-year-old victim awake and alert on the snowy sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the left leg. First responders wrapped the wound on the scene and transported the woman to Brookdale Hospital Medical Center, where she was in stable condition as of Tuesday afternoon.
The identity of the gunman is unknown at this time, and an investigation into the shooting is ongoing, according to a police spokesperson.