Kissena ParkFlickr, Scott Dexter

A dead woman was found in Kissena Park in Queens around 3 p.m. on Sunday, police said.

Officers found the woman with slash wounds toher neck and stomach in the area of Colden Street and Laburnum Avenue in Flushing.

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Paramedics pronounced her dead at the scene. No arrests have been made so far, and police are investigating as a homicide.


The neighborhood, which is part of the 109th Precinct, has seen two murders through Oct. 4, according to NYPD Compstat numbers. The murder count was at four during the same period last year.

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