14-Year-Old Shot in Fordham

By Eric Klein 
eklein@bronxjusticenews.com

A 14-year-old boy was shot in the leg in Fordham Thursday, police said.

The teen, whose name was not released, was standing outside a building on Creston Avenue near East 193rd Street shortly after 3 p.m. when the bullet struck him, according to the NYPD. He was rushed to  St. Barnabas Hospital and is expected to recover.

No arrests had been announced as of Friday afternoon.

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Eric Klein is an editor for Bronx Justice News. Born and bred in the Bronx, he lives on the Grand Concourse, where at least one member of his family has resided every year since the 1930s. Eric has two sons and, like them, is a die-hard New York Yankees fan.