Tourist injured in shooting at Franklin Avenue subway station, NYPD says

Two men fired shots at another person in the Franklin Avenue subway station in Crown Heights on May 21, police said. Photo Credit: NYPD

The suspects are believed to be in their late teens or early 20s, cops said.

Two men fired shots at another person in the Franklin Avenue subway station in Crown Heights on May 21, police said.
Two men fired shots at another person in the Franklin Avenue subway station in Crown Heights on May 21, police said. Photo Credit: © Martha Cooper

The NYPD is looking for two suspects after an innocent bystander was injured in a shooting inside a Brooklyn subway station last week.

A 27-year-old tourist from Iowa was grazed by a bullet in her left foot when two men fired shots at an unknown person inside the Franklin Avenue station on Eastern Parkway in Crown Heights at about 10:20 p.m. on May 21, according to police and reports.

The woman was taken to Kings Country Hospital in stable condition, cops said. 

The NYPD released images of the suspects, believed to be in their late teens or early 20s, on Saturday. 

The shooting at the Franklin Avenue subway station injured a 27-year-old woman, cops said.
The shooting at the Franklin Avenue subway station injured a 27-year-old woman, cops said. Photo Credit: NYPD

No arrests have been made and the investigation was ongoing.

Nicole Brown