Police: 2 shot in Cypress Hills, suspects still at large

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Two men were shot late Saturday night in Cypress Hills, according to police.

Officials say two 22-year-old men were shot on Fulton Street between Hemlock and Autumn streets.

One victim was shot in the hand and the other was shot in the back.

Both were taken to Jamaica Hospital Medical Center and are expected to be OK.

Police are looking for two men who were wearing masks in connection to the shooting.

Residents in the area tell News 12 they want more police presence in their community to crack down on incidents like this.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call police.

 

 

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