5-year-old boy celebrating birthday hit in head by stray bullet

FOX 32 NEWS - Police say a 5-year-old New York boy was shot in the head by a stray bullet on his birthday Monday evening.

The incident happened around 5 p.m. in Morrisania outside of a building located at 1138 Washington Avenue.

Jaheem Hunter, 5, was walking out of the building with his dad, police say, when he was caught in the crossfire of a nearby shooting.

Hunter was rushed to the hospital and is expected to survive.

No one is in custody for the shooting.

READ MORE @ THE NY POST

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