On Dec. 18, police arrested a suspect connected to a homicide that occurred in June.
According to police reports, officers responded to a 911 call of a male shot at 156th Street and 111th Avenue, where they observed a Black male, identified as Euton Christian, 22, of Valley Stream, with gunshot wounds to the torso. EMS transported the victim to an area hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Following an investigation, police last week arrested Lamell Ford, 33, of Jamaica, in regards to the incident and charged him with second-degree murder and two counts of second-degree criminal possession of a loaded weapon.
The NYPD is asking the public’s assistance in locating and identifying the following individual wanted in connection to an attempted rape within the confines of the 113th Precinct.
At approximately 11 p.m. on July 12, the suspect was engaged in conversation with a 15-year-old female victim in the vicinity of 109th Road and Farmers Boulevard when the suspect began choking the victim until she passed out. The suspect then attempted to rape her before fleeing to parts unknown.
The suspect is described as a Black male in his early 20s with a tattoo on the right side of his neck and arm. He was last seen wearing red Addidas track pants and a red Addidas shirt.
Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-tips, visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or text tips to 274637(CRIMES), then enter TIP577. All calls are confidential.