Homeless teen faces assault and weapons charges after Riverhead shooting

A homeless teen has been charged with shooting a woman in Riverhead. Police rushed to the scene at Raynor Avenue last night, where they say

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RIVERHEAD - A homeless teen has been charged with shooting a woman in Riverhead.

Police rushed to the scene at Raynor Avenue last night, where they say a 52-year-old woman had been struck. They say a 17-year-old got into a fight with two men, starting shooting at them with a shotgun and struck the victim.

The woman was treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The teen fled the scene, but was caught shortly thereafter at a nearby home. He faces assault and weapons charges.
 

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