Police: Man shot, injured at 176th Street, Weeks Avenue in West Bronx

EMS says it responded to a call reporting a shooting at 176th Street and Weeks Avenue. (6/7/14)

THE BRONX - A man was injured in an early Saturday morning shooting in the West Bronx.

EMS responded to a call at 4:57 a.m. reporting a shooting at 176th Street and Weeks Avenue, near the Grand Concourse and north of the Cross Bronx Expressway.

Authorities say the 27-year-old victim suffered a gunshot wound to his right side and was transported to Saint Barnabas Hospital.

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News 12 The Bronx was told that the victim’s injuries are not fatal and that he is expected to be OK.

Police say the suspect fled the scene in a black SUV.

The cause of the shooting is still unknown and police have not yet made an arrest.

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