On Thursday, December 23, 2021, at approximately 2310 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a male, shot at the intersection of 89th Avenue and 150th Street, within the confines of the 103rd Precinct in Queens.
Upon arrival, officers observed a 29-year-old male with multiple wounds to the back and torso.
EMS responded and determined that the wounds were stab wounds. EMS transported the victim to Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, where he was later pronounced deceased
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
Benjamin Vasquez Bulu
148-48 88th Avenue
Queens, NY 11435
There have been no arrests made and the investigation remains ongoing.
Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–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 tips will be kept strictly confidential.