17-year-old fatally shot on Queens street

A 17-year-old boy was fatally shot on a Queens street on Wednesday afternoon, police said.

Eduardo Hernandez was shot twice in the torso by a male suspect on 40th Road near Warren Street in Elmhurst at about 4:25 p.m., according to police and sources.

The suspect fled northbound on 40th Road in a black sedan, sources said.

Hernandez was taken to Elmhurst Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said.

No arrests were made as of early Thursday.

NYPD at the scene
The suspect allegedly fled in a black sedan.
Peter Gerber

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