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Retired Correction Cop Fatally Shot In Queens

Retired Correction Cop Fatally Shot In Queens
Posted January 10th, 2014 @ 10:44am

(Jen Chung) Police say that a man was killed in Queens Village this morning—and it appears the victim was a retired correction officer. Two off-duty, active correction officers are now being questioned.

According to the NYPD, cops responded to a call about a man who was shot at 4:30 a.m. on 108th Avenue, between 226th and 227th Streets. They found the victim, a 46-year-old man, shot in the chest. He was taken to Long Island Jewish Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Read More: Gothamist

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