News Man fatally shot in front of Astoria hookah bar: Cops The fight started by the Crystal Lounge on Steinway Street. Photo Credit: Google Maps By ALISON FOX email@example.com @AlisonFox Updated September 28, 2015 2:56 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email A 26-year-old man was fatally shot in front of an Astoria hookah bar early Monday after getting into a fight with the suspect inside, police said. The fight started by the Crystal Lounge on Steinway Street just before 4 a.m., police said. That is when Charles Williams, from East New York, was shot in the street. The suspect then drove off in a white BMW, police said. The victim was taken to Astoria General Hospital, but was pronounced dead there. It was not immediately clear what the fight was about. By ALISON FOX firstname.lastname@example.org @AlisonFox Alison covers law enforcement and breaking news. She previously worked at The Wall Street Journal, and has a master’s degree from Northwestern University and bachelor’s from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.