NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are on the hunt for man wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of three people in Queens Saturday morning.
At around 5:40 a.m. authorities who were called to 231-11 148th Ave. discovered a 62-year-old female, 31-year-old female, and 7-year-old female shot in the head. All three were pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
A 12-year-old girl was rushed to Long Island Jewish Hospital in critical condition, officials said.
Authorities identified the suspect as 34-year-old Jonathon Walker. They described him as approximately 6’6″, 260 pounds and last seen wearing all black clothing.
Sources told 1010 WINS Walker may have family ties to the victims.
Police said they believe him to be armed with a .45 caliber firearm and may be driving a 2013 Silver GMC Acadia SUV with the New York license plate GVS8110.
Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). You can also submit a tip by logging onto Crime Stoppers website or text a tip to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.
Post by Scumhunter on Jan 24, 2015 11:47:52 GMT -5
Ok we now have confirmation- the 31-year old woman was Walker's wife and the 62 year old woman was Walker's mother-in-law. Horrible. This feels like Paul Merhige all over again. I just hope this search ends quicker...