Arrest made in weekend shooting on East 145th Street

A police officer's hat was struck with a bullet. (6/9/14)

THE BRONX - An arrest was made in a shooting that left a teenager hospitalized over the weekend.

The incident happened Saturday night on East 145th Street.

Police say officers were approaching a group of people when several gunshots were fired. They say a 15-year-old boy was shot in the back and is now in stable condition.

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A police officer's hat was struck with a bullet.

Officers have arrested a man named Damar Morales.

No officers were injured in the incident and none of the officers fired their weapons.

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