21-year-old man shot, injured on White Plains Road in Wakefield

A 21-year-old man took himself to the hospital after he was shot in the ankle in Wakefield. (6/14/14)

THE BRONX - A 21-year-old man took himself to the hospital after he was shot in the ankle in Wakefield.

A witness says the shooting happened outside of a bar and lounge on White Plains Road, near East 241st Street. According to the witness, a group of 15 or 20 people were outside when an argument started. There was yelling and then five or six gunshots rang out, the witness says.

Police say the 21-year-old man was struck in the ankle and took himself to Jacobi Medical Center. He is expected to be OK.

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Police have not identified any suspects in the case.

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