Police: Teen shot after argument in the Bronx

A 17-year-old boy was shot in the hand during an argument with an acquaintance in the Bronx, according to police.

A 17-year-old boy was shot in the hand during an argument in the Bronx, according to police.

A 17-year-old boy was shot in the hand during an argument in the Bronx, according to police. (1/16/17)

THE BRONX - A 17-year-old boy was shot in the hand during an argument with an acquaintance in the Bronx, according to police.   

The incident happened on Sunday inside of 3035 Wallace Ave. around 3:15 p.m.

Police say a 17-year-old got into an argument with an 18-year-old friend who pulled out a gun.

The two began to wrestle when the gun went off striking the 17-year-old in the left hand.

The 18-year-old boy ran away, and the younger boy was transported to Jacobi Medical Center in stable condition.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS

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