An EVG reader shared these photos from early this morning after a man was shot once during a confrontation at the Bracetti Plaza on Fourth Street near Avenue C.
According to published reports, there were three shots, with one hitting the 22-year-old victim in the stomach around 2:40 a.m.
Per NBC 4:
Police said that the man got on his bike and road toward his home and was stopped and helped by housing police at Avenue D and East 8th Street.
The victim hasn't been cooperating with investigators, police said, and no description of a suspect was available.
The victim is expected to survive the shooting, police said.
Anyone with information that could help in the investigation is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). You may also submit tips online.