Police ID suspects in fatal sucker-punch in Jamaica, Queens

ByEyewitness News WABC logo
Thursday, November 3, 2016

JAMAICA, Queens (WABC) -- The NYPD have identified two suspects wanted in a deadly sucker-punch in Queens.

Detectives think Matthew Smith, 42, and Elena Makarova, 39, are the man and woman seen in surveillance video from June.

A man walked up behind the victim and punched him in the head.

He is joined by a woman who hands him a bag.

64-year-old Patrick Gorman died that same day.

Police are trying still trying to find these two suspects.