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Long Island City murder leads to calls against gun violence
Long Island City murder leads to calls against gun violence
Police Alexa Altman 2/12/2013 at 12:46PM

The shooting of a 27-year-old aspiring hip-hop artist near the Queensbridge Houses is raising clamor among politicians and community activists fighting against gun violence. The victim, Francisco Leal, 27, suffered a fatal gunshot wound to the chest around 10 p.m. on Saturday, February 2 at the corner of 21st Street and 41st Avenue. While the [...]