17-year-old girl among 3 taken into custody in death of homeless man in Queens

Samantha Liebman
February 02, 2020 - 7:29 pm
Homeless man found dead

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NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – A 17-year-old girl was among three people taken into custody Sunday after a homeless man was found dead in Queens.

Pawandeep Singh, 27, was found unconscious on the front porch of an abandoned home in Richmond Hill around 9 a.m. Sunday.

EMS rushed to the scene on Lefferts Boulevard, near 95th Boulevard, where they discovered Singh with a head injury. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said a 25-year-old man, 22-year-old man and 17-year-old girl were taken into custody Sunday night. Charges against the three of them are pending.

It’s unclear if any of them knew Singh.

A medical examiner will determine his cause of death.

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