April 13, 2019 Staff Report
A 26-year-old man was shot dead in the early hours this morning in Corona.
The shooting took place at the corner of Roosevelt Avenue and National Street–near the 103rd Street subway station– at around 1:50 a.m., according to police.
The victim was shot in the chest after he had been involved in a brawl, according to sources.
The shooter fled the scene and the victim was taken to Elmhurst Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
The incident remains under investigation. The identity of the victim has not been released, pending family notification.