16-year-old fatally shot outside East Harlem NYCHA building: NYPD

Police tape at a crime scene

File photo of police tape at a scene.

EAST HARLEM — A 16-year-old boy was shot and killed outside a NYCHA complex in East Harlem Saturday evening, police said Sunday.

Jamere Chapman was found with a gunshot wound to his stomach in front of the Wagner Houses on East 124th Street around 3 p.m., according to the NYPD.

EMS rushed the boy, who lived just a block away from where he was shot, to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

No arrests had been made, as of Sunday morning.

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