The NYPD responded swiftly to Drew Street and 101st Avenue in Ozone Park, Queens, at approximately 5:40 p.m on Friday.
Reports reveal a gruesome scene as officers arrived at the location, where a 42-year-old woman and a 46-year-old man were discovered with gunshot wounds to their heads.
The responding officers immediately took action, attempting to perform CPR on the victims in a desperate bid to save their lives.
Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel were promptly dispatched to the scene and took over the life-saving efforts.
The injured couple was swiftly transported to Jamaica Hospital for emergency medical treatment.
However, despite the valiant efforts of first responders, the grim outcome awaited them. Both the 42-year-old woman and the 46-year-old man were tragically pronounced dead at Jamaica Hospital.
Sources close to the ongoing investigation have disclosed that the deceased individuals were identified as a couple who had been involved in a dispute of some nature.
The tragic turn of events culminated in a shocking and public murder-suicide, leaving the community in disbelief and mourning.
Authorities are working diligently to uncover the circumstances that led to this harrowing incident and are expected to provide further updates as the investigation unfolds.
The tight-knit community of Ozone Park is left grappling with the loss of two lives, as they seek answers and solace in the wake of this heart-wrenching tragedy.