You are reading

Four Gang Members Wanted For Slashing Trio Outside Elmhurst Deli: NYPD

Elmhurst Deli, located at 80-03 Broadway. (Google Maps)

Oct. 13, 2020 By Michael Dorgan

Police are searching for four men–believed to be part of a gang–who slashed three men as they waited for food outside an Elmhurst eatery Monday night.

The four perpetrators approached the victims – who were standing in front of Elmhurst Deli, located at 80-03 Broadway – and started assaulting them just after 10 p.m., according to police.

During the altercation, the three men suffered lacerations about the body before the attackers fled the scene southbound on Broadway, police said.

A 28-year-old man was slashed in the stomach and left arm while a second 28-year-old was stabbed in the head, according to police.

The third man in the group, a 26-year-old, was slashed in the left leg and the left wrist, police said.

All three men walked into Elmhurst Hospital – which is located on the next block – to be treated for their injuries and are expected to survive.

Police said that the incident was gang-related.

No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing, police said.

email the author: news@queenspost.com

8 Comments

Click for Comments 
Sara Ross

Interesting how there’s no description of the attackers. No race, no fashion report (they wore blue jeans, blue shirt and red baseball cap, as an example).

10
Reply
Why does the Radical Right want everything to be PC?

Is there a less offensive way they could have phrased it for you?

1
16
Reply
Y Suka

Unbelievable. That’s a busy street, a few doors down to/from the post office. I hope they catch the perpetrators soon, like yesterday!

Reply
Random guy

Are there any other details about the four men ? no description other than “gang members “

Reply
Gary

“Gang members” should be enough to tell you what they look like. Especially when the news source refuses to.

3
1
Reply

Leave a Comment
Reply to this Comment

All comments are subject to moderation before being posted.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Recent News

Dozens of restaurant and small business owners urge Sen. Ramos to support the $8B Metropolitan Park proposal at Citi Field

Around fifty restaurant and small business owners from Corona, Jackson Heights, and East Elmhurst signed a letter asking state Senator Jessica Ramos to support the $8 billion Metropolitan Park proposal from New York Mets owner Steve Cohen and Hard Rock International to build a casino and entertainment complex on the parking lot adjacent to Citi Field.

Jessica Rico, the owner of Mojitos Restaurant & Bar in Jackson Heights, hand-delivered the letter to a Ramos staffer while the Senator was in Albany on April 19.

Crunching the Queens crime numbers: grand larcenies down across borough, rapes halved in the north, robberies decrease in the south

Apr. 17, 2024 By Ethan Marshall

The number of grand larcenies across Queens was down during the 28-day period from March 18 to April 14, compared to the same period of time last year, according to the latest crime stats released by the NYPD Monday. At the same time, rapes and robberies decreased significantly in northern and southern Queens, respectively.