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Teen shot during clash in Brooklyn after-prom party


A teenager was shot during an after-prom party at a ritzy Brooklyn high-rise, police said Friday.

The 17-year-old victim was attending the celebration inside PLG, a luxury 26-story building on Linden Blvd. at the border of Prospect Lefferts Gardens and East Flatbush, about 8:40 p.m. when an argument broke out, cops said.

During the fight, someone pulled a gun and opened fire, hitting the teen in the torso.

EMS rushed the teen to Kings County Hospital, where he was expected to survive.

Police respond after a person was shot inside 123 Linden Boulevard in Brooklyn, New York City on Thursday, June 6, 2024.

Gardiner Anderson for New York Daily News

Police inside the luxury Brooklyn building after the shooting. (Gardiner Anderson for New York Daily News)

The gunman ran off and was still being sought Friday.

Cops were scouring for surveillance footage that could help them identify the shooter.

The building offers apartments with rents ranging from $2,800 to $5,400 a month. The building comes with a host of amenities, including a pool, gym and 24-hour concierge service, officials said.

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