WOODLAWN - A man is recovering in the hospital after police say he was shot in the leg early this morning in Woodlawn.

According to police, the unidentified victim was shot in the right leg just before 2:30 a.m. at 42-20 Van Cortlandt Park East. He was taken to Jacobi Medical Center, and he’s expected to be OK.

Police say the investigation into the shooting is ongoing.