Suspect wanted in connection to fatal Far Rockaway shooting

Tyquan Long, 29, is wanted as a suspect in the crime.
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Police are looking for a man wanted in connection to a Far Rockaway shooting that left one woman dead and another one injured on Wednesday morning.

Officers from the 101st Precinct responded to a 911 call about the incident at a Beach 32nd Street location at approximately 11 a.m.

Upon their arrival, cops discovered a 51-year-old woman in the lobby of the residential complex wounded with a gunshot to the hand. A 36-year-old woman was found in an apartment of the location with a gunshot wound to the torso.

Authorities said EMS transported the 51-year-old female to St. John’s University Hospital in stable condition, but the 36-year-old female was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police did not disclose if the deceased woman, Joan Gravette, was a resident of the apartment where she was found.

Tyquan Long, 29, is wanted as a suspect in connection to the incident. There are no arrests at this time and the investigation is ongoing.

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