Sept. 25, 2021 By Christian Murray
A 31-year-old man is dead and another man wounded after they were both shot in front of the Astoria Houses NYCHA complex Friday night.
Anthony Edwards, a resident of Astoria Houses, was shot in the face in front of the public housing development at around 11:10 p.m. He was transported to Mount Sinai Hospital – Queens where he was pronounced dead.
A second man, 30, was also shot in the incident, and sustained a gunshot wound to the groin. He was taken to NYC Health & Hospitals/Elmhurst in stable condition.
The police have not made any arrests and the investigation remains ongoing.