Man Killed while trying to save brother on J train platform in Queens
Queens, Ny, July 31st 2010 – Police have reported that a 27-year-old man named Dario Pavia was killed while saving his younger brother from a fight that took place at Queens’s subway platform.
Police and his relatives said that a group of men were fighting with 20-year-old Khristian at the 85th St.Forest Parkway Station and when Dario Pavia tried to save him, one of the men slit his throat with a knife and he died few hours later in the Jamaica hospital.
Victims another brother David Poggi who was very sad and angry with this incident said that his deceased brother was only trying to help out his younger brother who was being robbed by the men.
The police immediately spread over Woodhaven J train after the stabbing incident but no arrests were made so far.
Junior Rasul who works at Palace Fried Chicken below the platform heard the young boy screaming for help and felt that he was an innocent kid and did not look like a menace.
Police said that Khristian Paiva had minor injuries. Police said that the investigation is going on and the investigators are not sure if the attack was due to robbery or not.
Poggi said that he had lost one of his brothers in a car accident and now his family members are unable to get over the death of Dario who was teaching in Kingsborough Community College.
Poggi could not believe that he is not going to hear his brother’s laugh anymore.