Boy, 14, arrested for shooting at cop car on Staten Island

Prince Street and Vanderbilt Ave. where shooting occurred
Prince Street and Vanderbilt Ave. where shooting occurred Photo credit Google Street View

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A 14-year-old boy was arrested Saturday night in Staten Island for shooting at two police officers in a cop car, authorities said.

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The incident occurred around 10:00 p.m. on Prince Street and Vanderbilt Ave. where two officers were in an unmarked vehicle, police said.

The cops saw the boy discharge a gun in their direction but neither the officers nor the car were hit, according to officials.

Cops said they briefly chased the teen on foot before arresting him. They also recovered a loaded gun.

The teen is now facing weapons possession charges as well as obstructing governmental administration.