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Teen shot outside Queens subway station

Posted at 3:14 PM, Jan 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-21 15:14:50-05

FAR ROCKAWAY, Queens — A 16-year-old boy was shot outside a Far Rockaway subway station on Tuesday afternoon, police said.

The victim was shot in the torso around 12:30 p.m. near the Beach 60th Street and Rockaway Freeway stop on the A train, an NYPD spokesman said.

The teen was rushed to a local hospital. His condition was not immediately clear.

No arrests have been made. Police have not yet released a description of the shooter.

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