NYPD: Queens shooting is city’s first murder of 2014

| ctumola@queenscourier.com |

A man shot to death in Jamaica Wednesday is the first homicide of the year, police said.

Cops found Julio Mora, 22, of Richmond Hill, inside of a 113th Avenue residence near Sutphin Boulevard about 1:15 a.m. with what initially appeared to be stab wounds to the chest, according to the NYPD. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The medical examiner later determined Mora had died from a gunshot wound to the chest.

There are no arrests at this time and the investigation is ongoing, police said.



  • http://cleanupjamaicaqueens.wordpress.com/ Joe Moretti

    It figures that Jamaica would have the first murder of the new year.

    The nonsense is already beginning. Although one local paper reports it as a stabbing and this one reports it as a shooting, regardless, like I said the nonsense continues.