Queens teen shot to death in Elmhurst: NYPD

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A Queens teenager died of his injuries after he was shot in Elmhurst on Wednesday afternoon, July 7.

According to police, at 4:25 p.m. on July 7 the NYPD responded to a 911 call regarding a man shot outside of 95-35 40th Road. Upon their arrival, officers found 17-year-old Eduardo Hernandez, of Corona, with two gunshot wounds to his torso.

Hernandez was rushed to Elmhurst Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

No arrests have been made at this time. The investigation is ongoing.