[Photo via @_elkue]
Several EVG readers reported hearing 8-12 gunshots around midnight on Avenue C between 11th Street and 12th Street.
According to Christopher J. Ryan, who shared the below photos, the shots came from the east side of Avenue C outside Avenue C Pharmacy, with bullets hitting a building across the Avenue as well as the bus shelter.
One person was reportedly shot and transferred to Bellevue. It was not known if he/she was the intended target. Police are apparently searching for
Will update the story when more information becomes available.
Updated 8 a.m.
The Post reports that a 29-year-old man was shot multiple times as he was riding a bike along Avenue C.
The cyclist, who was struck once in the torso and once in the arm, managed to flee and took himself to Bellevue Hospital, where he is in serious but stable condition.
Police are looking for one suspect. The Post reports that the victim is cooperating with the NYPD. The article does not say if the man was the intended target.
Updated 10:15 a.m.
Per DNAinfo: "The shooter wore a black hoodie, according to a police source. A black hoodie and a black ski mask were recovered near the site of the shooting, the source said."
Here's surveillance video from when the shots were fired on the east side of Avenue C...