Teen shot leaving skating rink on west side

James David Dickson
The Detroit News

Detroit — Police are investigating a Saturday night drive-by shooting outside a skating rink on Detroit's west side that wounded a 17-year-old boy.

The shooting took place about 10 p.m. on the 16600 block of Schoolcraft, police said. That's east of the Southfield Freeway.

The drive-by shooting took place about 7 p.m., police said.

Police say the victim was leaving the rink when a gray vehicle pulled up and someone fired shots from the driver's side. At least one of the gunshots hit the victim in his lower leg.

After being privately taken to a hospital, the victim was listed in temporary serious condition. No detailed suspect description was immediately offered.