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Man shot and killed in Queens

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Police say a man was found with a gunshot wound to his back and later died at a Queens hospital early Saturday morning.

Officers arrived to the scene after receiving a call of man sustaining a gunshot wound. The officers arrived to the corner of Jamaica Avenue and 217th Street in Queens Village around 3:00 a.m. and found the 22-year-old victim with a gunshot wound to the upper back.

EMS arrived and took the victim to Jamaica Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police say there are no arrests at this time and their investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS (8477).

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