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.