You are reading

NYPD: Man falls to his death from a sixth-story window in Rego Park

62-98 Saunders Street

Jan. 24, 2018 By Tara Law

A 26-year-old man fell to his death from a sixth floor window of a Rego Park apartment building yesterday, according to police.

The victim, John Davie of 78th Road, fell from the building, located at 62-98 Saunders St, at around 2:55 p.m. Tuesday, police said.

Davie was doing work on the apartment with his father and a third man, according to the New York Daily News. The fall is believed to have been an accident.

Police found Davie lying on the ground, unconscious and unresponsive, with severe trauma to his head and body. EMS pronounced him dead at the scene.

The Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death. The investigation is ongoing.

email the author: [email protected]
No comments yet

Leave a Comment
Reply to this Comment

All comments are subject to moderation before being posted.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Recent News

Crunching the Queens crime numbers: grand larcenies down across borough, rapes halved in the north, robberies decrease in the south

Apr. 17, 2024 By Ethan Marshall

The number of grand larcenies across Queens was down during the 28-day period from March 18 to April 14, compared to the same period of time last year, according to the latest crime stats released by the NYPD Monday. At the same time, rapes and robberies decreased significantly in northern and southern Queens, respectively.