KEW GARDENS HILLS, Queens (PIX11) – An 18-year-old man was shot and killed near a high school in Queens Thursday afternoon, authorities said.

The shooting happened around 3:15 p.m. in Kew Gardens Hills at 77th Road and Main Street near North Queens Community High School, according to the NYPD.

Mark Greene was shot four times and pronounced dead at a hospital, police said.

Two persons of interest were taken into custody at the scene, according to the NYPD. A firearm was also recovered. Charges were pending, police said.

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