Apparent innocent bystander, 27, shot in the Bronx: cops

A 27-year-old woman, believed to be an innocent bystander, was shot in the Bronx late Thursday, cops said. 

The victim was at the rear of a building on Webster Avenue, part of NYCHA’s Butler Houses in Claremont Village, when she was shot around 11:15 p.m., police said.

She was taken to St. Barnabas Hospital, where she was listed in stable condition. 

Police at the scene where a person was shot on Webster Avenue at E170th Street in the Bronx, NY
It wasn’t immediately clear who was the actual target or what led to the violence.
Christopher Sadowski for NY Post

She was not believed to be the intended target. 

It wasn’t immediately clear who was the actual target or what led to the violence.