Police & Fire

Man Found Dead in Williamsburg Sunday Morning

The deceased was found at 168 Marcy Ave, near the JMZ (Screenshot via Google Maps)

WILLIAMSBURG – Early Sunday morning, October 8, police in Williamsburg responded to a 911 call about an unconscious man in front of 168 Marcy Ave, just down from the Marcy JMZ stop.

Upon arrival at 7:00 am, they discovered Steven Vazquez, a 28-year old man from Ridgewood, who had suffered trauma to the head and was unresponsive, police said.

Emergency medical services transported Mr. Vazquez to Woodhull Medical Center, where he was pronounced deceased.

The cause of death has not yet been determined, and an investigation is ongoing, said police.

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