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Teen shot on street in Washington Heights: police

19-year-old shot in Washington Heights
Posted at 6:17 AM, Feb 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-06 06:17:26-05

WASHINGTON HEIGHTS, Manhattan — Police are looking for a man who shot a teen on the street in Upper Manhattan late Wednesday night, according to the NYPD.

The 19-year-old man was walking around 11:30 p.m. on West 190th Street, near St. Nicholas Avenue in Washington Heights, when he was shot in the torso by an unidentified man, police said.

Authorities said the victim was rushed to a nearby hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

No arrests have been made. Police said the investigation is ongoing.

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