Police have positively identified a man found dead on Wednesday, July 4.
The 17-year-old victim has been identified as Alexander Robinson of 99th Avenue and 209th Street in Queens Village.
According to cops, Robinson was found with a gunshot wound to the head. He was taken to Mary Immaculate Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
A firearm was found near the scene.
Police are asking for the public’s assistance in finding a missing 87-year-old woman.
Esmeline Brown was last seen on Tuesday, July 3 at 112-11 Francis Lewis Boulevard. She is described as 5’6”, 100 pounds, with brown eyes and grey hair. At the time, she was wearing a blue dress and white sneakers. She is in poor mental health.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.