19-year-old shot dead in Queens

July 17, 2011 11:01:02 AM PDT
Gunfire left a 19-year-old man dead in Queens early Sunday.

Police say 19-year-old Ramel Gittens was shot inside of 14-30 Hassock Street at 1:30 Sunday morning.

Gittens suffered a gunshot wound to his chest.

He was taken to Jamaica Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police were questioning a 24-year-old man in connection to the shooting.

The investigation is ongoing.