Authorities recognized the longtime civilian member of the NYPD who was discovered shot in the pinnacle in her Queens condominium Monday as 51-year-old Migdalia Ortega — they usually say they now know who they’re in search of in her killing.
Police recognized 55-year-old Pedro Cintron because the suspect in the demise of Ortega, who was discovered shot in her third-floor condominium on Contemporary Pond Highway, close to Palmetto Avenue, in Ridgewood that morning. A 48-year-old neighbor who went upstairs to test on Ortega after listening to commotion was additionally shot — twice.
A longtime civilian member of the NYPD who was discovered shot in the pinnacle in a Queens condominium Monday has died, whereas a downstairs neighbor who was hit by gunfire when she went to test on her stays hospitalized, authorities say.
The neighbor is anticipated to outlive, although she suffered bullet wounds to her stomach and her shoulder and stays hospitalized, police have stated.
Now authorities are turning their consideration to discovering the alleged shooter. Cintron was the boyfriend of Ortega, and police have stated the girl’s demise seems to have stemmed from some form of home incident. She labored in data expertise at NYPD headquarters for 11 years and had family on the power.
Police consider that Cintron acquired right into a black automobile and sped off after the capturing. They launched pictures of him (beneath). Anybody with data on Cintron’s whereabouts is requested to name Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.
An investigation is ongoing.