NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Queens hotel that was the scene of the city’s first murder of 2021 has shut down.
Local officials and residents in Kew Gardens have been pushing to shut down the Umbrella Hotel for months.READ MORE: Gabby Petito Search: Video Shows Couple Questioned About Physical Altercation In Utah, Fiancé Told Police Road Trip Created 'Emotional Strain'
Neighbors complained of criminal activity at the location.Feast Of San Gennaro Returns In Little Italy As Vendors Take COVID Precautions
A young man was shot to death outside the hotel just after 1 a.m. on Jan. 1.
It’s not clear yet if the closure is temporary or permanent.MORE NEWS: Search For Suspects After Man Shot, Another Robbed While Dining Outside Philippe Restaurant On Upper East Side
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