Police: Lawrence shooting victim is teen from Far Rockaway

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LAWRENCE -

Police have identified a teenager found fatally shot in Lawrence as 17-year-old Harold B. Sermeno, of Far Rockaway.

Police say the victim was likely killed Monday night. His body was discovered the next morning behind the Five Towns Community Center.

A motive for the shooting has not been released, but detectives have not ruled out gang violence.

Police ask anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.

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