Police: 18-year-old shot in the leg from alleged accidental misfire from rifle in Mt. Sinai
An 18-year-old is recovering after he was found shot in the leg in Mt. Sinai Saturday night, police say.
According to police, officers responded to a 9-1-1 report on Brian Lane around 6:30 Saturday. Police say the victim was found with a gunshot wound to the leg.
Detectives believe it was an accidental misfire from a rifle, but it is currently unclear who shot the weapon.
The investigation is ongoing.