Shocking Queens tragedy: Family torn apart in deadly stabbing spree – Suspect’s violent end revealed

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In a harrowing incident that has shocked Queens, New York, four people, including two children, were tragically killed in a stabbing attack in the Far Rockaway neighborhood. The suspect, later identified as 39-year-old Courtney Gordon, died from injuries after a confrontation with the police.

Emergency Call Leads to Tragic Discovery

The New York Police Department received a distressing 911 call early Sunday, reporting a homicidal rampage at a residence on Beach 22nd Street. Two officers responded to the scene, encountering Gordon, who was reportedly leaving the house with luggage.

Horrific Stabbing Rampage in Queens: Tragedy Strikes as Four, Including Children, Killed

Horrific Stabbing Rampage in Queens: Tragedy Strikes as Four, Including Children, Killed

Violent Confrontation with the Suspect

The situation escalated when Gordon, armed with a knife, attacked the officers. Reports indicate that one officer was stabbed in the neck and chest, while another suffered head injuries. In a critical move to neutralize the threat, one officer shot Gordon, who was later pronounced dead at the hospital. Gordon’s prior arrest record in Bronx County for domestic violence added a chilling context to the incident.

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Tragic Loss and Emergency Response

Upon arrival, law enforcement found an 11-year-old girl at the front of the residence, who later succumbed to her injuries. Inside the house, the bodies of a 12-year-old boy, a 44-year-old woman, and a male in his 30s were discovered. Additionally, a 61-year-old woman, critically injured, was rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital. A kitchen steak knife, recovered from the crime scene, added to the gravity of the tragedy.

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