April 8, 2019 By Meghan Sackman
A man was shot in the chest in Jackson Heights today and the alleged perpetrator is in custoday.
The shooting took place at around noon by his home located in the vicinity of 88th Street and 37th Avenue, according to police.
The victim was in critical condition and was rushed to Elmhurst Hospital where he was declared dead upon arrival.
The police have a suspect in custody who they arrested at the scene of the crime.
NYPD says the investigation is still preliminary and remains ongoing.
Queens | Jackson Heights | 37-14 88th St.
Man shot in the chest. Level 1 mobilization issued.
— New York City 911 (@NYC_Alerts911) April 8, 2019