CORONA, Queens (PIX11) — A 17-year-old boy was shot while walking down the street in Queens Friday afternoon, police said.
The teen was shot near 96-07 Roosevelt Avenue in Corona around 3:50 p.m., according to the NYPD. The teen told police he was walking down the street when he suddenly heard gunshots and then felt pain in his arm.
The 17-year-old was taken to a hospital with a gunshot wound in his right arm, police said. He is expected to survive his injury.
The teen told police he didn’t see the shooter. A suspect description was not available. No arrests have been made.
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