44-year-old man shot during East Harlem robbery, suspect at-large

The intersection of First Avenue and 119th Street, near where a man was shot during a robbery on Thursday.
The intersection of First Avenue and 119th Street, near where a man was shot during a robbery on Thursday. Photo credit Google Street View

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A 44-year-old man was shot during a robbery in Harlem on Thursday afternoon, according to police.

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A man in his 30s shot the victim in the hand and leg on First Avenue near 119th Street just before 4:30 p.m., officials said.

The suspect reportedly fled eastbound on 119th Street.

Police have not yet made any arrests, and an investigation into the shooting is ongoing.