HEMPSTEAD - A Hempstead teen is in court today after a bizarre series of events.

Police say 18-year-old Charles Watts punched a woman in the face in front of his apartment building on Linden Place in Hempstead yesterday.

Cops say Watts ran into the building across the street, got a gun from someone and started firing shots in the hallway.

No one was hit during the incident. Cops say the woman Watts punched is going to be OK.