Police Seek Suspect in Homicide of Long Island Man


Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect, pictured in the adjacent police sketch, wanted in the June 21 shooting of Maurice Gordon, 33, of Freeport, Long Island. Gordon was shot once in the chest at approximately 4:00 a.m. in front of 161-2 118 Avenue, Queens. He was brought to Jamaica Hospital, where he was pronounced DOA. The suspect is described a black male between 28 and 32 years old, 5’10” to 6’0″, with a thin build and black hair.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). You can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES), enter TIP577.