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Mario Alberto Canton Quijada, 25, Stabbed to Death on Rockaway Beach


Date: Wednesday, March 17, 2010, 12:34 a.m.

Location: Beach 12 Street and the Boardwalk, Far Rockaway, Queens.

Mario Alberto Canton Quijada, 25, of Beach Channel Drive, was fatally stabbed early Wednesday. His body was found after police officers on patrol spotted three men loitering on the beach. Quijada had been stabbed repeatedly. Paramedics declared him dead at the scene. Diego Marroquin, 19, Heriberto Martinez, 23, and Roger Alvarado, 30, all of Queens, were arrested at the scene on murder and other charges.

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