Suspect and Getaway Vehicle

The suspect is in his 20s, about 5'5" and 190lbs. He fled in a black vehicle. (September 23, 2010)

Police are searching for a man in connection to an attempted armed robbery in Brooklyn.

Cops say on Sunday, August 15 at 7 a.m., a 46-year-old man was entering his truck in front of 1892 Bergen Street in Ocean Hill when the suspect approached him.

The suspect demanded money and shot the victim once in the right arm and fled in a black vehicle. The 46-year-old man was transported to Kings County Hospital in stable condition.

The suspect is described as a black man in his 20s. He is about 5'5" and 190lbs.

Anyone with any information is urged to call CrimeStoppers at (800) 577-TIPS. Tipsters can also submit information at or by texting CRIMES (274637) then entering TIP577.

All calls are confidential.