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Cop dead in suspected Queens suicide


| ctumola@queenscourier.com

A 43-year-old off-duty police officer who was found dead in a car parked on a Queens street Tuesday morning may have committed suicide, said authorities.

The cop was discovered at Starr Street and Woodward Avenue near the Linden Hill Cemetery in Ridgewood, and appeared to have died from a gunshot wound to the head.

As of now, the suicide is only suspected, said the NYPD.