A 12-year-old Harlem girl is recovering after being grazed by a bullet while studying in her bedroom Monday night.
Ricardo Acevedo’s wife called him an ambulance Saturday after he complained of pain.
One round was deflected by police Officer Thomas Richards’ spare ammunition magazine on his gun belt.
A New Yorker says a cell phone clipped to his belt deflected a bullet and saved his life.
Nassau County police were looking for the gunman Monday.