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Rapper with ties to 50 Cent killed, 3 wounded in Queens shooting

Saturday, January 04, 2014
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Four people were shot in Springfield Gardens, Queens, including a rapper with ties to "50 Cent".

It happened around 4:30 p.m. in front of Farmers Boulevard and 133rd Avenue on Friday afternoon.

42-year-old Jamal Green was pronounced dead at the scene. He was known as Mazaradi Fox and was a member of 50 Cent's "G-Unit".

A 21-year-old man was also critically injured in the shooting and taken to Jamaica Hospital.

A 22-year-old man was taken to North Shore Long Island Jewish Hospital in stable condition, and a 32-year-old woman was rushed to Jamaica Hospital in stable condition.

There are reports that a male suspect fled in a black Hyundai Sonata.

50 Cent tweeted, saying he's "saddened by the news of Mazaradi's tragic passing", and that his thoughts go out to his family and friends.

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