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Boy, 16, Charged In Mount Vernon Street Shooting

Mount Vernon Police charged a 16-year-old boy in connection with a shooting Wednesday night near the intersection of S. 4th Avenue and W. 1st Street.
Mount Vernon Police charged a 16-year-old boy in connection with a shooting Wednesday night near the intersection of S. 4th Avenue and W. 1st Street. Photo Credit: Google Maps

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. ? A 16-year-old boy has been charged with first-degree assault, a felony, in connection with a shooting Wednesday night in which a man was hit in the leg, Mount Vernon Police said.

The shooting was reported at the intersection of S. 4th Avenue and W. 1st Street around 9:30 p.m. The victim, a 21-year-old man, was taken to the hospital with non-threatening injuries.

The suspect, whose name has not been released due to his age, was arrested near Roosevelt Square and N. 6th Ave. shortly after the incident.

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