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Woman shoots man, 71, in attempted robbery in NYC home: cops

A 71-year-old man was shot during an attempted robbery at his Brooklyn home Sunday, cops said. 

The victim was inside his residence on East 48th Street near Lenox Road in East Flatbush around 5:10 p.m. when two women knocked at his door, authorities said. 

Three cops stand outside the taped-off crime scene on East 48th Street near Lenox Road.
The 71-year-old man told police he did not know the two suspects.
Wayne Carrington

The man – who claimed he did not know the women – opened the door, police said. 

The duo then asked the senior to lend him money and repeatedly demanded he fork up the dough, cops said. 

When the victim said he didn’t have it, one of the women shot him in the chest, authorities said. 

Cops investigate outside the home on East 48th Street near Lenox Road.
The suspects, who fled in a black sedan, were still on the loose Monday.
Wayne Carrington

He was taken to the Kings County Hospital Center, where he was listed in stable condition. 

The two suspects fled in a black sedan and no arrests have been made.

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