Man shot in knee on Van Wyck

By Naeisha Rose

A man, 37, was shot in the right knee Sunday morning when walking near the Van Wyck Expressway in South Ozone Park, police said.

The victim, who was within the confines of the106th Precinct, informed police that he was in front of 114-49 135th St. when a bullet struck his knee, according to the NYPD.

He was later taken by EMS to Jamaica Hospital and is not likely to die from his injuries, said the NYPD.

There have been no arrests and the police have no suspects at the moment. The investigation was ongoing.

Reach reporter Naeisha Rose by e-mail at nrose@cnglocal.com or by phone at (718) 260–4573.

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