At approximately 4:46 p.m. on July 27, police responded to a 911 call of a vehicle collision in the vicinity of 35th Avenue and 21st Street.
Officers observed a 2002 Kia Sedona resting on its passenger side on the sidewalk of 35th Avenue. The driver of the Vehicle, Anthony Boyd, 45, of Jamaica, was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Five passengers were transported to Elmhurst Hospital in stable condition.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the vehicle was traveling westbound on 35th Avenue when it struck the curb and a fire hydrant, causing it to come to a rest on its passenger side.
At 11:16 p.m. on July 25, police responded to a 911 call of shots fired in the vicinity of 50-30 Broadway.
Upon arrival, officers discovered Jose Feliciano, 50, shot and James Sloane, 30, stabbed. Both males were removed to Elmhurst Hospital, where Feliciano was pronounced dead and Sloane was listed in stable condition.
A preliminary investigation determined that the two males became involved in a dispute with each other that escalated into Feliciano stabbing Sloane and Sloane shooting Feliciano. Sloane has been placed under arrest and charged with Murder 2, CPW and Tampering with Evidence.