July 24, 2019, Staff Report
A man was found dead with an injury to the head yesterday at the Corona Hotel on Roosevelt Avenue, according to the NYPD.
At 4:10 p.m. Tuesday, police responded to a 911 call of an unconscious person inside the hotel, which is located at 112-23 Roosevelt Avenue. On arrival, police officers found a 57-year-old man who was unconscious and unresponsive, with a laceration to the back of his head.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene. Police are withholding his name pending notification to his family.
The investigation is ongoing and the cause of death will be determined by the medical examiner, the NYPD said.