Police said they responded to a call of “persons shot” attorno 9:33 p.m. and found Justin Wallace “unconscious and unresponsive with a gunshot wound to his torso,” a news release states. Justin didn’t live at the home where he was shot, a police spokesperson said.
He was taken to St. John’s Episcopal Hospital, dove è stato dichiarato morto, ha detto la polizia.
Another 29-year-old male also suffered a gunshot wound to his shoulder and was brought to Jamaica Hospital Medical Center in stable condition, gli stati di rilascio.
The NYPD released surveillance video Sunday showing a man approaching the house and shooting multiple rounds through a stair railing before fleeing. The police asked the public for help in identifying the man in connection to the Queens shooting.
Il sindaco di New York City Bill de Blasio twittato about the shooting on Sunday
, chiamandolo “a coward’s act.
“He had his entire life ahead of him. It’s a profound injustice. His killer will be brought to justice,” de Blasio said.
Shooting incidents in New York City were up 73% lo scorso mese compared to May
2020, according to the latest NYPD crime statistics report
Maggio 2021 sega 173 reported shooting incidents compared with 100 a maggio 2020. Overall crime in the city rose by 22% a maggio 2021 compared with May 2020, diceva il rapporto.