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Woman walking in Bushwick struck by stray bullet

Posted: 6:22 PM, Mar 01, 2017
Updated: 2017-03-01 22:28:22-05

BUSHWICK, Brooklyn — Police are investigating after a woman was shot in the back in Brooklyn Wednesday.

It happened just before 5:30 p.m. Myrtle Avenue in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn.

Police say two men on bikes fired shots into a parked vehicle, striking a 43-year-old woman who was walking nearby.

The victim is seen on surveillance video limping to a business for help. She was rushed to the hospital where she is listed in stable condition.

Police are urging people to avoid the area if possible.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.