A 19-year-old man was stabbed to death at Madison and Montgomery Streets in the Two Bridges area of Manhattan where he lived. He was identified as Orlando Trujillo of 65 Pike Street. The police said he had a record of burglary and grand larceny arrests.
A bird watcher found the body of an unidentified man in his 50’s tied in a blanket in a wooded area off Grand Central Parkway and Francis Lewis Blvd in the Jamica Estates section of Queens. The man, who had $105 in his pockets, had apparently been shot in the head and strangled.
A Staten Island man was shot to death, allegedly by his friend who had been his best man at his wedding.
excerpt from NYT 11/20/77