Police: 15-year-old boy shot in shoulder

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A 15-year-old boy was shot in the shoulder on East 146th Street and Willis Avenue this afternoon, police say. 

The incident occurred around 4:30 p.m.

Police say the boy was shot from behind by an unknown assailant. News 12 was told that the teen is expected to survive. 

Police have not yet released details surrounding the incident. 
 

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