Hunting

Cops chase deadly Queens shooter

Police are searching for the shooter behind a fatal murder of the Queen on April 16.

Officers responded to a 911 call on Foch and Guy R Brewer Blvds in South Jamaica, where they found a bloodied 48-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the head.

Emergency medical services workers transported the man to the nearby Jamaican Hospital Medical Center in critical condition, and doctors later pronounced him dead.

The cops have not yet made any arrests for this gruesome crime and the investigation continues.

Shootings have increased in Queens this year, with 55 victims of gun violence in the borough between January 1 and April 10, compared to just 44 during the same period last year, when the latest police data is available.

Citywide, the number of gunshot victims rose from 332 to 362 year-on-year between January 1 and April 10.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the NYPD Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA ( 74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging on to the CrimeStoppers website at https://crimestoppers.nypdonline.org/ or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls are strictly confidential.