Police identify man fatally shot while holding child

Police have identified the man who they say was fatally shot in the head while holding his young daughter in broad daylight Tuesday in Parkchester.



Police say 21-year-old Allen McQueen was running outside his apartment building at 1535 Taylor Ave. when he was shot at around 1:30 p.m.



McQueen was rushed to Jacobi Medical Center and pronounced dead. Detectives say the 2-year-old child was not hurt.



Authorities say the suspect fled the scene in a Mercedes.



Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.


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