Boy, 7, shot in the Bronx, NYPD release video of suspect fleeing scene

Andrew Weber
June 05, 2019 - 1:11 pm



NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A 7-year-old boy was shot in the leg in the Bronx Wednesday afternoon, authorities say.

The shooting occurred at about 12:30 p.m. near the intersection of East 137th Street and St. Ann's Avenue in Mott Haven.

Police are searching for a man who fled on foot, reports PIX11.

The child was transferred to Lincoln Hospital with injuries that are not considered life-threatening and his or her condition is unknown.

The NYPD released a video of the suspect running from the scene:

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