Woman Shot to Death on Front Porch of South Ozone Park Home

By Tom Liddy on March 18, 2012 12:25pm 

Sanjdra Bajnath, 39, was shot to death on 135th Street in Queens on March 18, 2012.
Sanjdra Bajnath, 39, was shot to death on 135th Street in Queens on March 18, 2012.
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QUEENS — A woman was shot to death early Sunday morning on the porch of her South Ozone Park home, according to authorities.

Sandra Bajnath, 39, was found shot in the chest at her home on 135th Street, near Rockaway Boulevard at 5:30 a.m., police said.

Sources said that Bajnath and another man were drinking on the porch of the home when they were approached by two men who opened fire.

The male victim suffered a gunshot wound to the back and was rushed to Jamaica Hospital in critical condition.

Bajnath was pronounced dead at the scene.

It was not immediately clear what sparked the violence and no arrests had been made.

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