Funeral set for 17-year-old Dante Quinones, shot to death in Hempstead

Quinones was killed in a shooting last week.

Quinones was killed in a shooting last week. (9/15/13)

WOODBURY - Funeral plans are set for a Hempstead teen who was shot to death last week.

Family and friends of Dante Quinones gathered for his viewing last night in Rockville Centre. A funeral for the 17-year-old will take place Thursday morning at Shiloh Baptist Church.

Police say they have not made any arrests in Wednesday's murder.

Family and friends of Quinones plan to hang fliers around Hempstead in hopes that witnesses will come forward.

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