We would like to update you on the shooting that took place yesterday afternoon near Maspeth High School. At approximately 1:30 pm officers responded to calls for a male student shot in the arm, in vicinity of 74 Street and Grand Avenue. Upon officers arrival the victim was brought into the school where aid was rendered. The victim was later removed to Elmhurst Hospital where he was treated for his injuries and released. The two individuals responsible for the shooting fled the scene on a moped. At this time there is one arrest made in connection with this incident. This investigation is currently still ongoing at this time. If anyone has information please contact the 104th Precinct.
Police Officer Michael Berish
104th Precinct - Community Affairs
Phone (718) 386-2446