Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone
Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone
Photo: Google Maps
Photo: Google Maps

A 33-year-old man died as a result of injuries suffered from multiple stab wounds in Rochdale, Queens, on Monday, July 18.

According to police, the victim, John Castro of Hollis, was stabbed four times, once in the chest, twice in the right arm and once in the right bicep.

The injured man then entered GBB Wellness Pharmacy at 137-42 Guy R. Brewer Boulevard around 12:20 p.m screaming for someone to call 911 before he collapsed.

Paramedics rushed him to Jamaica Hospital, where doctors were unable to save his life, an NYPD spokesperson said.

NYPD found Castro’s car running and double parked on Guy R. Brewer Boulevard and 140th Avenue. A blood trail led officers to find marijuana inside of the car.

There have been no arrests made in connection to the homicide. The investigation is open and ongoing.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.

Comments:

Join The Discussion



Related Stories
More than 30 percent of students at these Queens schools are currently homeless, study finds
More than 30 percent of students at these Queens schools are currently homeless, study finds
Queens foreclosures spike to their highest level since the Great Recession: report
Queens foreclosures spike to their highest level since the Great Recession: report
Popular Stories
Photo via Twitter/@NYPD109Pct
Flushing man found with 322 forged credit cards & skimming device arrested: cops
Photo: Shutterstock
Here are 10 places in Queens where you can grab a delicious specialty slice of pizza
Photo via Google Images
Bayside man fatally hit by bus while he retrieved a skateboard that he dropped on a Queens street


Skip to toolbar