DOT worker shot in chest with BB gun while working on sidewalk in Brooklyn

Photo Aug 13, 8 22 47 AM
Photo by Lloyd Mitchell

A DOT worker was injured early Friday morning after he was shot by a BB gun while working in Brooklyn.

It was reported at 8:25 a.m. on Aug. 13, a male DOT worker was at East 19th Street and Avenue L helping repair a sidewalk’s handicap access when he noticed that he was shot in the chest with a BB gun. 

At this time, the NYPD could not provide a description of the suspect. The victim was taken to an area hospital in stable condition.

No arrests have been made at this time. The investigation is ongoing.

Photo by Lloyd Mitchell
Photo by Lloyd Mitchell