Armed 15-year-old boy shoots gun at police in West Bronx

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The teenager was arrested and a gun was recovered after leading officers on a chase.

A 15-year-old boy is in custody after allegedly firing a gun at police in the West Bronx.

According to investigators, an anti-crime unit was conducting a search inside 595 East 170th St. at around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday when a female tipped them off to the armed teenager.

They say the teen fired the weapon at officers as he tried to flee the scene. Authorities chased him to St. Paul's...

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