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May 23rd, 2012

Added on by Ken Maldonado.

The FDNY responded to a fire at 39-20 214th Place in Bayside, Queens Wedensday evening where firefighters found Yunhee Shin, 57, with stab wounds in her neck laying on a bed in the basement apartment. Firefighters then discovered Feuk Youn Yoon, 56, in a closet attempting to hang himself. According to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown who visited the scene, early evidence indicates an attempted murder suicide. Yoon was listed in critical condition. Shin died enroute to the hospital. The small fire was located in the kitchen. The cause of the fire and whether it was accidental or intentional is under investigation.