The violence that continues to plague Southeast Queens has resulted in more brutality, with two people dead and one seriously injured in just two days.
A man was killed at the intersection of Union Hall Street and 109th Avenue in Jamaica on May 27 at around 5:30 p.m., police said. The victim, 21, was shot in the torso and left arm.
The man was transported to Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead on arrival, according to the NYPD. The victim’s identity is being withheld pending family notification. No one was immediately arrested and the investigation is ongoing.
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Two days later, Shahida Kazmi, 65, was fatally stabbed multiple times inside her home on 93rd Avenue in Queens Village at around 1:56 p.m., police said. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
Mustafa Kazmi, 68, who lives at the same address, was arrested and charged with murder and criminal possession of a weapon, according to the NYPD.
A woman allegedly stabbed her 9-year-old daughter four times with an 8-inch kitchen knife, striking her in the back and side of her head, in her shoulder and in her back, according to published reports.
It remains unclear what motivated Ann Carimbocas, 43, to allegedly attack her daughter, Briani Davis, at the Springfield Gardens house of a friend on May 29 at around 10:30 a.m., the reports said.
The girl, who lives with her mother on Long Island, was taken to Jamaica Hospital Medical Center in critical but stable condition, according to the reports. She underwent surgery on Tuesday afternoon, and is expected to survive. Carimbocas was taken to the 105th Precinct, but had not been charged with any crime by press time.