NYPD: Miguel Mejia-Ramos sought in family triple homicide

Miguel Mejia-Ramos is seen in this undated photo

Miguel Mejia-Ramos is seen in this undated photo with his girlfriend, Deisy Garcia, and their two daughters. Garcia, 21, and her children were found stabbed to death in their apartment in South Jamaica, Queens. (Credit: Handout)

Detectives Monday were seeking the father of two toddler girls as the suspect in the brutal slaying of his daughters and their mother Sunday night in a walk-up apartment in the South Jamaica area of Queens.

The suspect, Miguel Mejia-Ramos, 28, drives a white 2001 Chevrolet commercial van as well as a white 1995 Dodge sport utility vehicle, police said.

Investigators believe Mejia-Ramos stabbed girlfriend Deisy Garcia, 21, and the couple's daughters Daniela Mejia, 2, and Yoselin Mejia, 1, numerous times during an attack in a one-bedroom apartment at 90-20 Sutphin Blvd.


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Each victim had what police described as "multiple stab wounds" -- Garcia and her 2-year-old daughter with wounds to the torso; the 1-year-old with wounds to the chest. All three were pronounced dead at the scene soon after officers arrived about 7:07 p.m.

Police officials asked for the public's help finding Mejia-Ramos and released a photograph of him late Monday dressed in formal attire. Police said the Chevrolet commercial van's license plate is 22128MD; the white Dodge SUV's is GHS2798.

Anyone with information is to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-8477, text TIPS 577 to CRIMES or log onto the Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com. With Ellen Yan

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