105th Pct.: Homicide

HOMICIDE – At 4:30 a.m. on Jan. 10, police responded to a call of a male shot on 108th Avenue, between 226th and 227th Streets. Upon arrival, police observed the victim, identified as Jeffery Ragland, 50, of Jamaica, with a gunshot wound to the chest. EMS responded and transported the victim to Long Island Jewish Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The investigation is ongoing.