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Man Shot Dead Near 103rd Street-Corona Plaza Subway Station

Roosevelt Avenue and National Street (Google)

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.

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19 Comments

Cris

Why would cops patrol if the state is a Democratic state and it’s turning into another California where police will get disrespected or violated for stopping or arresting an immigrant even when he’s caught red handed. I say that to say this, that part of corona is 99% Hispanic and majority of them are immigrants. Wouldn’t it be considered an immigrant on immigrant crime? I’m an immigrant but I waited 7 years to be a citizen . People will assume they’re working with ICE. Majority of the cops just want their day to go by and collect their checks.

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Sticks

I could tell the gang bangers are in the playground in plain sight by the handball courts. And it’s not like the movies “Colors” they don’t wear Red or Blue.
The cops need to learn that fast.

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Aww

I’m going to keep it realbbwith you. The reason why you don’t see police walking aroubnd there is mostly because people are afraid. Some cops could be working with or be involved with ICE. Growing up these with some of the safest neighborhoods to be in walk in and live in now it’s a shame you can’t even walk amongst your own people.

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John

This suck before we use to have cops walking around all roosevelt we fell more safe now they take all cops from the street too put cars and when you need them never close by or arrive on time it could be any of us that could happen how can we fell save know prople are walking around with a gun

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JH resident

What’s happening to this area? Why aren’t the police patrolling given the amount of shootings lately?

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Anonymous

I guess its the new gen of gangbangers. Its all along roosevelt ave from 111th st to 69th st. Since its getting warmer, more and more of them are going to start popping up trying to grab more territory

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Sticks

to be more specific they’re at the playground on Junction Blvd by the handball courts

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ConcernedNewYorker

You can blame de Blasio. He has tied the cops hands.
New York needs another mayor like Guiliani.
But until the people of NY wake up when it comes to whom they elect, this will continue.

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Top Hat.

Where’s Hiram Monserrate ??
Where are all the newly elected officials ??
Is Francisco Moya still painting ??

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Bee

Monseratte is not an elected official.
It’s Moya & Jessica Ramos who are enabling this. A few days before this, Ramos had her people out, giving men flyers on how to avoid police surveillance.
And you know Moya only cares about filling his political pockets. It’s really terrible what is going on in this area. It’s the worst it has been in decades.

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Rick

Wait until the weather gets hotter , it’s going to be an exciting Summer.

LET’S GO METS !!!

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; )

They both need anti-gang units . And it’s not just MS-13, there’s also the wannabe

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Pocoyo

It’s that darn Swiss gang again! When are the cops going to do something to stop them. Always driving around in suped up cars with yodeling blasting out the windows and speaking Romansh. Probably a minor disagreement about which church service to attend.

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Victoria Coradín

When cops do their job, they are called racist by the very people they try to protect. The good thing is that thugs are killing each other. That might be a way of getting rid of gangs. Although they keep coming.

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