15-year-old shot in the legs near Farragut Houses

A 15-year-old boy was shot on Sands Street in Brooklyn.

A 15-year-old boy was shot on Sands Street in Brooklyn. (4/4/16)

BROOKLYN - A 15-year-old boy is recovering after being shot in Brooklyn.

It happened on Sands Street near the Farragut Houses on Friday.

Police say the boy was shot in both legs and transported to the hospital in stable condition.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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