17-year-old recovering after being shot in stairwell

THE BRONX - A 17-year-old is recovering in the hospital tonight after being shot in a stairwell earlier in the day.

The incident occurred around 3 p.m. at 17-55 Story Ave. Police say this is the second shooting this week to occur at the Monroe Houses.

The victim was taken to Jacobi Medical Center. Police are still searching for the suspect.

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