ARKWRIGHT, N.Y. (WIVB) – A hunter is recovering after he was shot in Chautauqua County.
According to New York State Police, a 17-year-old hunter accidentally shot 33-year-old Joseph McAndrews in the Town of Arkwright near Meadows Road.
Investigators say the teen was aiming for a doe with a .12 gauge shotgun.
McAndrews was taken to ECMC with a leg injury. Police say the injury in non-life threatening and he will recover.