Updated 10:00 a.m. 1/8: The NYPD identified the person they wanted to question as Rasel Siddiquee. Earlier, they had identified that person as Mohammed Siddiquee. This story has been updated to reflect that change.
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police on Tuesday were trying to solve a murder mystery in Brooklyn after a landlord’s own brother discovered him dead with his throat slashed and face burned.READ MORE: NYPD: Delivery Worker Stabbed To Death, E-Bike Stolen Near Sara D. Roosevelt Park
As CBS 2’s John Slattery reported, the body of Mahuddin Mahmud, 57, was found in the basement office of the building at 546 McDonald Ave. in the Kensington section of Brooklyn. Police responded at 12:18 a.m.