Police said that they are searching for an individual who entered a karaoke bar in Flushing, got into an altercation with several others and stabbed three people on May 20.
Just before 2:30 a.m., the individual entered the Star Karaoke Bar, located at 144-16A Northern Blvd., and engaged in a dispute with three men. The dispute continued outside in the rear of the location and escalated into a physical altercation, police said.
The suspect stabbed a 36-year-old man in the left side of his face, ear and torso, slashed another 36-year-old man on his hand and torso and stabbed a 37-year-old man five times in the back. All three victims were transported to NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens in stable condition.
The suspect fled the location in an unknown direction. He is described as a six-foot Asian man who weighs approximately 150 to 180 pounds and has a tattoo on the right side of his back.
FATAL COLLISION —
A 46-year-old Bayside man was arrested and charged in a May 29 collision that killed a 67-year-old Flushing man, police said.
Just after 8:30 p.m., police responded to a 911 call of a motor vehicle colliding with a pedestrian at 149th Street and 46th Avenue in Flushing. Upon arrival, officers discovered that Jinhe Niu, who lives on Jasmine Avenue in Flushing, was unconscious and unresponsive man with trauma to his body. EMS responded to the location and transported Niu to Flushing Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
The driver of the vehicle—Wesley Leung, who lives on the Clearview Expressway in Bayside, remained at the scene and was taken into custody. On May 29, Leung was charged with operating a motor vehicle while impaired by drugs.
An investigation by the Police Department’s Highway Patrol Collision Investigation Squad determined that Leung’s silver Ford Explorer was traveling eastbound on 46th Avenue when it struck Niu as he attempted to cross the street mid-block.