Off-duty school safety officer shot in Brooklyn

Posted at 7:23 PM, Jan 27, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-28 09:43:55-05

BROOKLYN (PIX11) – The search is on for a gunman after an off-duty school safety officer was shot in Brooklyn.

The shooting happened Sunday evening in East Flatbush at about 5:45 p.m.

Police say the officer, identified as Brian Green, was shot in the chest while sitting in his car outside his house.

Green was taken to Kings County Hospital where he remains in critical, but stable condition.