BRONX, N.Y. (WABC) — A 21-year-old man was shot and killed in the front yard of a Bronx home Wednesday night.

The incident happened just before 9pm on Pratt Avenue.

Police said the victim, identified as Nicholas Lewis, was shot once in the chest.

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He was taken to Jacobi Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead around 9:30 p.m

Police are investigating the circumstances of the shooting.

There are no arrests, the investigation is ongoing.

This is hot news. This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

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