A 13-year-old boy was charged with attempted murder this week for shooting another teen throughout a feud in a Bronx park, authorities stated.
The suspect — whose identify hasn’t been launched as a result of of his age — was busted Tuesday afternoon in connection to the 5:45 p.m. Thursday shooting of another 13-year-old boy who was taking part in basketball on the Hunts Point Playground at Faile Street and Hunts Point Avenue, based on cops.
The two — who met on social media — acquired into an argument when the suspect opened hearth, putting his rival as soon as in the left knee, cops stated.
The sufferer was taken to Harlem Hospital in secure situation.
The younger suspect was charged with attempted murder, assault and harassment, authorities stated.
He was arraigned at household court docket after which launched to the custody of his mom, police stated.
He has no prior arrests, based on police sources.
Police initially stated 4 different individuals had been being searched for questioning in connection to the incident. Authorities stated Wednesday morning that investigators are searching for different people, however didn’t have an actual quantity.