3 people found dead inside Queens home

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Saturday, June 25, 2022
3 people found dead inside Queens home
Police discovered the bodies of two women and one man inside the home on 155 Street in South Jamaica. Johny Fernandez has the latest information.

SOUTH JAMAICA, Queens (WABC) -- Three people were found dead inside a Queens home Friday.

Police officers responding to the home on 155 Street in South Jamaica at around 2:15 p.m. found a 22-year-old woman's body on a bed on the second floor of the residence.

Additionally, the bodies of a 55-year-old woman and 37-year-old man was discovered in the basement of the home.

The woman had been stabbed multiple times and the man had suffered severe head trauma, according to police.

A person of interest was taken into custody at the scene, but further investigation revealed that he was a relative of the victims who had made the 911 call and he was released.

Police said the investigation remains ongoing at this time.

The identities of the victims have not yet been released.

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner will determine the exact cause of death for each victim.

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