COPIAGUE, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a taxi driver was found fatally shot in his vehicle parked on a Long Island street where he had gone to pick up a customer.
Juan Rosario was discovered in the vehicle in Copiague late Sunday afternoon.READ MORE: WATCH LIVE: Mayor Eric Adams Holding Roundtable On Gun Violence
Suffolk County police say officers responding to a a 911 call about 5:30 p.m. found the 19-year-old slumped over the steering wheel of the minivan parked on 42nd Street.READ MORE: Islanders 1980s Dynasty Star Clark Gillies Dies At 67
It was not immediately clear how many times he had been shot.
Police say he worked for 5 Star Taxi Service. The man’s death remains under investigation.MORE NEWS: NYPD Officer Jason Rivera Fatally Shot, Officer Wilbert Mora Critically Injured Responding To Harlem Domestic Dispute
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