13-year-old shot on NYC basketball court

A 13-year-old boy was shot while playing basketball in the Bronx on Thursday evening.

According to law enforcement sources, the teen shot himself in his left knee at around 5:45 p.m. on the court at Hunts Point Playground in Felle Street and Hunts Point Avenue.

The shooter fled the spot and was still absconding.

Scene of a young boy (teenager), shot this afternoon inside a park (see image with blood on the ground), Fell Street and Spotify Avenue in the Bronx, New York.  Bullet in victim's leg, probable name is Jose..
The teenager was shot in the left knee.
Thomas E. Gaston
Scene of a young boy (teenager), shot this afternoon inside a park (see image with blood on the ground), Fell Street and Spotify Avenue in the Bronx, New York.  Bullet in victim's leg, probable name is Jose..
A 13-year-old boy was shot while playing basketball.
Thomas E. Gaston

The young victim was expected to recover from the shooting in broad daylight.

Sources said that Kishor was probably the target in the shooting.

This is the second time in less than a week that a teenager has been shot at a city playground.

Scene of a young boy (teenager), shot this afternoon inside a park (see image with blood on the ground), Fell Street and Spotify Avenue in the Bronx, New York.  Bullet in victim's leg, probable name is Jose..
The shooter fled the spot and was still absconding.
Thomas E. Gaston

A 16-year-old girl was shot in the head by a stray bullet while hanging out with friends after school last Friday in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn.

In the Brooklyn shooting, police were still searching for three suspects who fled the scene on Citi Bikes.

Kyla Sobers, a junior at the Cobble Hill School of American Studies, was recovering from the incident, her uncle told The Post.

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