Stunning footage captured by a surveillance camera shows the moment a man opened fire and shot a 36-year-old security guard in New York Saturday.

The incident took place just after 10 p.m. in a Queens bowling alley, WNYW-TV reported.

According to the local Fox affiliate, the suspect fired five rounds at the security guard after he was kicked out and came back looking for revenge.

Surveillance camera footage captures the moment an individual opened fire on a New York security guard. (Image source: Screen grab via )

Surveillance camera footage captures the moment an individual opened fire on a New York security guard. (Image source: Screen grab via WNYW-TV)

The victim was reportedly taken to a local-area hospital where he was said to be in stable condition. The gunman fled the scene and is currently being sought by authorities, WNYW reported.

Police describe the suspect as black, in his mid-to-late 30s, standing at about 6 feet tall. Individuals with knowledge that may lead to arrest are being encouraged to contact NYPD Crime Stoppers.

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