MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. (AP) — A 16-year-old student has reportedly been shot outside a suburban New York high school as a crowd was leaving a basketball game.
The Journal News said it happened just before 6 p.m. Thursday outside Mount Vernon High School as the Mount Vernon-White Plains basketball game was ending.READ MORE: 1 Dead, 5 Police Officers Among 7 Injured In Suspected Gas Explosion At Bronx Home
The newspaper says police at the scene confirmed the shooting, but gave no other details.READ MORE: As NYC, Teachers Union Discuss Remote Option, Mayor Adams Reiterates 'Our Schools Are Going To Remain Open'
Schools spokeswoman Desiree Grand told the Journal News that the victim was a 16-year-old high school student. She did not know his condition or what prompted the shooting.
Mount Vernon Police Department officials would not comment on the shooting.MORE NEWS: Free COVID Tests Now Available Online Through USPS
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