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Police: Suspect shot and wounded by officer in Brooklyn, suffers leg injury

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NEW YORK — Police say a suspect has been shot and wounded by an officer in Brooklyn.

The shooting happened early Friday morning on Madison Street in the Bushwick section. The suspect suffered a wound to his leg and police say a gun has been recovered.

Authorities say the man is believed to have been involved in a prior shooting incident. When an officer spotted him, shots were fired.

The suspect's condition and additional details were not immediately available.

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