Ronald Thomas of Glen Allen dies in fatal NY shooting – Sunday, May 1, 2022

NY shooting death of Ronald Thomas of Glen Allen Va. – Obituary

NEW YORK — In another round of gun violence in the city, police say a man was shot and killed on the Upper West Side on Sunday.

As CBS2’s Lisa Rozner reported, the victim was found in a white Mercedes on 102nd Street. Police said he was shot following a dispute, possibly over a woman.

The incident happened the day after Mayor Eric Adams had a big meeting with police leaders about combating crime.

Steps from a playground and a soccer field, the NYPD’s Crime Scene Unit surrounded the SUV with shattered windows and Virginia license plates.

Police said 27-year-old Ronald Thomas of Glen Allen, Virginia was found shot in the head inside inside the vehicle on the street near Amsterdam Avenue. Neighbors said they head five to six gunshots at around noon. Police said the suspect fled the scene.