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Police: 14-year-old shot to death on Queens basketball court

October 27, 2019 GMT

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a 14-year-old boy has been shot to death on a basketball court at a Queens public housing complex.

The teen was shot at around 8 p.m. Saturday at the Baisley Park Houses in the Jamaica section of the borough.

Police responding to a report of an assault found the victim on the basketball court with a gunshot wound to his neck. He was taken to Jamaica Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The teen’s name was not immediately released. Police have made no arrests.