Man dies after Roy Wilkins Park shooting

By Queens Courier Staff | |

A 24-year-old man is dead after he was shot in the head at Roy Wilkins Park Saturday afternoon, cops said.

The victim, who has yet to be identified by police, was shot about 3 p.m. near Merrick Boulevard and Baisley Boulevard in the Jamaica green space, officials said. He was taken to Jamaica Hospital where he was listed in critical condition, but later succumbed to his injury.

There are no arrests and the investigation is ongoing, according to police.