Woman injured in Queens shooting: police

Posted at 2:15 PM, Oct 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-17 14:56:59-04

BROOKVILLE, Queens — A woman was shot in Queens Thursday afternoon, police said.

Police were on scene after a woman was shot in Queens Oct. 17, 2019. (PIX11)

Police were called to a residential neighborhood along 232nd Street and 146th Avenue just before 1 p.m.

Authorities arrived to find a woman shot twice: once in each leg. She was taken to the hospital for her injuries, police said.

Video shows a heavy police presence at the scene with part of 232nd Street blocked off to traffic.

A weapon was recovered, no suspects have been arrested, police said.

The circumstances leading to the shooting was not immediately disclosed.