Police believe a 37-year-old New York City woman fatally shot in the head on a city street was accidentally caught in a crossfire.
Gudelia Vallinas was shot on a street in Queens after 8 p.m. Friday and was pronounced dead at a nearby hospital, according to New York City police.
Police say the woman was one block from her Woodside home when she was struck by a stray bullet.
Witnesses described hearing multiple gunshots at that time and saw people scatter from the area.
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There were no arrests and the investigation was continuing.
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