Police: Teen shot and killed during double shooting in West Oak Lane

A teenager is dead and a man is wounded following a double shooting Thursday night in West Oak Lane.

Authorities say a teenager is dead and a man is injured following a double shooting late Thursday night in West Oak Lane. 

Officers were called to the area of 19th Street and 72nd Avenue just after 9 p.m.for reports of gunfire.

Police found an 18-year-old with a fatal gunshot wound to the head and a 21-year-old man shot twice in the arm and hip. Both victims were taken to Einstein Hospital. 

Police say the 18-year-old victim died at the hospital just before 10 p.m. The 21-year-old is expected to recover.

No arrests were immediately reported. Police are investigating what sparked the deadly gunfire.


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