Officer George Jensen said the victim was walking near 144th Avenue and 224th Street when a small, white car pulled up alongside him and two men got out.
Jensen said the two displayed guns and announced a robbery. The victim fled and heard gunshots, and then discovered he was shot in the right leg, Jensen said.
The victim was taken to Mary Immaculate Hospital in stable condition, Jensen said.
Police were investigating, he said.
Rochdale Village woman shot in head after dispute
ROCHDALE VILLAGE - A woman was shot in the head after a dispute with her former boyfriend in Rochdale Village Friday, police said.
The victim was in stable condition at Mary Immaculate Hospital after the ex-boyfriend shot her once in the head at about 8 p.m. Friday at 172-44 133 Ave., Det. Carolyn Chew said.
No arrests were made by press time and an investigation was continuing, Chew said.
Boy shot in neck on Parsons Blvd.
JAMAICA -- A boy was shot in the neck Friday afternoon in Jamaica, police said.
Det. Carolyn Chew said the 11-year-old victim was shot at about 3:30 p.m. near 87-85 Parsons Blvd. The victim was taken to Mary Immaculate Hospital in stable condition.
Police were investigating, Chew said.
Rockway robbery suspect arrested
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