Suspects at large in shooting across street from LES school

April 29, 2014 6:33:29 PM PDT
A man shot on Cherry Street on the Lower East Side Tuesday was taken to Bellevue in serious but stable condition.

The victim was shot around 5 p.m. at 300 Cherry St., at the LaGuardia Houses, which is across the street from P.S. 184.

The Department of Education said the school was placed on "shelter-in" status because the suspect was unaccounted for. There were 572 staff and students in the building at the time.

Police are still searching for the suspect.