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Cops from the 113th Precinct investigate a triple shooting at 137th Avenue and Bennett Street.

Two men died following a triple shooting in Jamaica early Monday afternoon, according to the NYPD.

Around 2:30 p.m., on Monday, June 1, police received a call about the triple shooting in front of 179-16 137th Ave., cops said. EMS personnel arrived to find two 19-year-olds unconscious and unresponsive. One of the men had been shot in the torso and the other was shot in the head, according to the police.

Both were transported to Jamaica Hospital where they were pronounced dead.

The third victim, a 26-year-old man, was shot in the hip and transported to NewYork-Presbyterian Queens in stable condition.

No arrests have been made and a police spokesman said the investigation is ongoing. 

This story was updated at 9:45 a.m., Tuesday, June 2. 

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