Police: Teen in critical condition after shooting on Watkins Avenue

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WATKINS AVENUE -

A teenager is fighting for his life after being shot in the torso Saturday night.

Police say the incident happened at 694 Watkins Ave. just a few minutes before midnight. They say a suspect drove by, shooting a gun from inside a black sedan. 

The 18-year-old victim was taken to Brookdale Hospital in critical condition.

Police say the suspect drove off toward Linden Boulevard.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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