Stray Bullet Hits 11-Year-Old In The Bronx

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An 11-year-old boy has been hospitalized after being hit by a stray bullet while in his apartment in the Bronx.

Police say three shots were fired in the Fordham Manor section of the borough around 10:30 p.m. Thursday.

One bullet went straight into a second floor apartment on Creston Avenue, hitting the boy in the stomach.

He’s at Jacobi Hospital in stable condition.

Police have now released surveillance video of two men inside the building and are asking for the public’s help in identifying them.

Watch the videos below:

Anyone with information should call police or Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or visit

  • the bandid

    what is the boy doing in Jamaica Hospital, he lives in Creston Ave. in the Bronx, it takes a very long time to get from the Bronx to Janaica, he should have been taken to a area Hospital few minutes away. Lord have mercy.

    • paperpest

      The NY Post says Jacobi Hospital. That makes more sense.

      • Att. Hoar


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