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Man shot, injured in Sunnyside eatery

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Police released a photo of the man suspected of wounding another when he fired off a few rounds outside a Sunnyside Mexican restaurant early Saturday morning.

At about 5:30 a.m., Eladio Espejo was inside Restaurant Azteca, at 47-16 Greenpoint Ave., when he got into a verbal dispute with a 32-year-old man, police said.

After the argument, Espejo left the restaurant, police said.

When the man later left the eatery, Espejo allegedly shot him in the thigh and arm, according to police.

The man was taken to Elmhurst General Hospital, where he was treated and released.

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