NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police said a 14-year-old was shot inside a home in Queens on Sunday night.
The 14-year-old was shot in the back while inside a house on 243rd Street in Rosedale just before 9 p.m., police told CBS2’s Cory James.READ MORE: Overnight Gun Violence: 3 Men Shot In Queens, Innocent Woman Shot In Brooklyn, NYPD Says
The circumstances surrounding the shooting were not immediately known, but officers said the victim was taken to Long Island Jewish Medical Center and is expected to recover.READ MORE: Suffolk Police: Ganessa Gordon, 18, Reported Missing In Brentwood
It was also unclear if anyone was inside the home at the time of the shooting.MORE NEWS: 'Best Small Cities In America': New Jersey Communities Make Top 25
James was told the suspect took off on foot.