One dead, one slashed at Queens nightclub

Posted at 4:23 PM, Jan 06, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-06 16:23:04-05

RICHMOND HILL, QUEENS (PIX11)- A nightclub brawl turned deadly Sunday morning. Party-goers at the Flavor Lounge in Richmond Hill got into an altercation inside the club. The fight escalated and spilled out into the street around 3:30 a.m. 36-year-old Kwasi Olatunji was shot in the chest multiple times. He was taken to Jamaica Hospital where he later passed away.

That same evening a separate fight broke out. This one also started inside the club and was moved outside. A 27-year-old man was slashed in the leg with a broken bottle. He was also taken to Jamaica Hospital where he is in stable condition.

No arrests have been made in either incident.