One dead, another injured in a double shooting on a south Queens street

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Police are investigating a shooting in Springfield Gardens on Sunday morning that left a man dead and another injured.

At 8:30 a.m. on Sunday, May 14, police responded to a 911 call of people shot at the corner of 144th Avenue and 227th Street. Upon their arrival, cops from the 105th Precinct found two men who were shot at the location, a 38-year-old man with gunshot wounds to the head and 40-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the torso.

Both victims were transported to Jamaica Hospital. The 38-year-old victim, whose identity has yet to be released, was declared dead at the hospital. The 40-year-old victim is in stable condition.

No arrests have been made at this time, and the investigation is ongoing.