According to media reports, Imam Alauddin Akonjee, a religious leader at the
Al-Furqan Jame mosque in Ozone Park, and his assistant, Thara Miah, were shot
while walking together outside of the mosque shortly after completing prayers.
According to witnesses and video footage, a man approached the two men from
behind and shot each one in the head. Both victims were found at the scene with
gunshot wounds in their heads and eventually died.
Read more in this open letter:
Coalition letter re. Queens murders