NYPD: 17-year-old injured in Starlight Park weekend shooting; suspect at large

Police say the suspect was wearing a black and white face mask and holding a red bag.

News 12 Staff

Jun 3, 2024, 4:30 PM

Updated 9 days ago

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Police are searching for the person responsible for shooting a 17-year-old boy in Starlight Park.
Police received a call of shots being fired on Sheridan Boulevard over the weekend. When officers arrived at the scene, they discovered the 17-year-old boy with a gunshot wound to his back.
He was immediately transported to a hospital where he's in stable condition.
Community members who enjoy going to Starlight Park told News 12 they are now concerned for their safety – even in broad daylight.
Police say the suspect was wearing a black and white face mask and holding a red bag. They say the suspect rode off on a bike with a large group of people.


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