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Teen Dies In Brooklyn Shooting

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NEW YORK (CBS 2) — One teenager is dead and another wounded in a shooting in the Flatlands Section of Brooklyn.

Police said the teenagers were approached by a man with a gun and shot near East 39th Street and Avenue J.

A 13-year old was struck in the back and a 15-year-old was shot in the chest.

Both teens were rushed to Kings County Hospital where the 15-year-old was pronounced dead.

Police have not released the names of the victims or any description of a suspect.

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