Off-duty police officer shot at with BB gun while in his car in Throgs Neck

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An investigation is underway in Throgs Neck after an off-duty police officer's car was shot with a BB gun.

Police say the incident happened around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday near Wilcox and Layton avenues.

News 12 is told the off-duty officer was in the car at the time and that it's his own personal vehicle.

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