Man Was Shot in the Hand on a New York City Brooklyn Bus

New York City
New York City’s Brooklyn bus was the center of a shooting that involved two men.

Police have reported that a 47-year-old man was shot in the hand after he allegedly shot another man while the bus was on its morning commute. They also report that the two men were arguing on the B12 bus on New York Avenue in Brownsville before 10 a.m. and then someone fired shots. The man, 31, was shot in the left hand.

The possible shooter was taken into custody and the charges are pending, according to police.

The victim was taken to the hospital and is in stable condition.

It was not clear how many people were on the bus.

By Jordan Bonte


NBC New York