Chilling video launched by the NYPD captured the execution-style slaying of a 26-year-old Brooklyn man in Queens final weekend.
The sufferer, Peter Panthier, was gunned down at point-blank vary whereas strolling alongside his killer outdoors 624 Grassmere Terrace in Far Rockaway at about 8:10 p.m. Saturday, based on cops.
Footage of the taking pictures exhibits the pair strolling casually collectively on a sidewalk earlier than the suspect fires a bullet into Panthier’s head.
Panthier immediately dropped to the bottom, based on video, and the gunman fled on foot after the cold-blooded assault.
The sufferer was taken to St. John’s Episcopal Hospital, the place he was pronounced lifeless.
It was not instantly clear why Panthier, who lived in East New York, Brooklyn, was in Far Rockaway on the time, police stated.
The suspect was nonetheless being sought early Thursday.