Teen shot dead in Canarsie

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Carnage in Canarsie claimed a young man’s life on Feb. 4.

Gunshots rang out on E. 93rd Street between Avenues K and L shortly after 6 pm. Police arrived on the scene at 6:24 to discover 19-year-old Nicholas Walton lying on the ground with bullet wounds in his chest.

Paramedics rushed Walton — a resident of E. 52nd Street in East Flatbush — to Brookdale Hospital, but it was too late. Doctors declared the teen dead on arrival.

There have been no arrests, and cops say an investigation into the murder is underway.

Reach reporter Will Bredderman at or by calling (718) 260-4507. Follow him
Updated 11:48 am, January 16, 2019
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