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NYPD: 31-year-old man shot in the back of the neck in Wakefield

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The NYPD says a 31-year-old man was shot in the back of the neck in Wakefield early Sunday morning.

Police say it happened just before 1 a.m. on Laconia Avenue. The victim told police he heard shots then felt a sharp pain.

He was taken to an area hospital where he is in stable condition.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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