NYPD – NBC New York

A teen was shot and killed after a gunman opened fire inside a moving subway train Friday afternoon in the latest instance of deadly violence in the public transit system.

Police said the teen was traveling on an A train heading into the Far Rockaway-Mott Avenue station around 3:45 pm when he was shot in the chest. The suspect gunman, wearing all black, then fled on foot.

EMS removed the teen victim and rushed him to a local hospital in critical condition. He died within the hour.

Trains were being impacted after 4 pm as police investigated the shooting.

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