Man, 27, fatally shot as homicides skyrocket in Queens neighborhood

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By 1010 WINS

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A 27-year-old man was fatally shot in Queens on Wednesday afternoon, officials said.

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So far, no arrests have been made and an investigation is ongoing.

Homicides in the 101 Precinct, where the fatal shooting occurred, have skyrocketed in 2020 authorities said.

Police data shows that so far nine people have been killed this year, compared to just one in 2019.