Man shoots girlfriend in the head in Flushing, Queens, police say

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

FLUSHING, Queens (WABC) -- Police say a man is in custody after allegedly shooting his girlfriend in Queens Sunday morning.

The shooting happened at about 10 a.m. at a garden apartment complex on 78th Road in Flushing.

According to the NYPD, the 32-year-old woman was shot in the head and taken to Jamaica Hospital, where she is reported to be in stable condition.

The 43-year-old boyfriend remained at the scene and was taken into custody.

Police do not yet know the motive for the shooting.