WOODSTROCK, the Bronx — A 25-year-old man was fatally shot in a Bronx park early Sunday, a police spokeswoman aid.
Jose Cruz was in Rainey Park near Beck Street and Intervale Avenue when he was shot in the head and back, NYPD officials said. Cruz was rushed to the hospital but did not survive.
Police initially identified the victim as a 34-year-old man.
No arrests have been made. Police do not yet have any description of the shooter.
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