Teen killed in subway-platform shooting

Police are investigating a subway-platform shooting that killed a teenager Sunday morning.Investigators say a 17-year-old man was shot in the chest on the platform of

THE BRONX - Police are investigating a subway-platform shooting that killed a teenager Sunday morning.

Investigators say a 17-year-old man was shot in the chest on the platform of the '2' train in West Farms. The victim was rushed to St. Barnabas Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Police have not yet released the identity of the victim. Investigators are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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