News Mom arrested in murder of Queens girl, found dead in Elmhurst, NYPD says A 1-year-old girl was found dead in an apartment in Elmhurst, Queens, on Jan. 3, 2017, police said. Photo Credit: Theodore Parisienne By Nicole Brown firstname.lastname@example.org Updated January 5, 2017 12:53 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email A Queens mother is accused of strangling her 1-year-old daughter to death, officials said. Shangbo Xiangshengjie, 33, of Elmhurst, was arrested and charged with murder on Wednesday, police said. Sanggye Lhakyi, 1, was found unconscious inside 87-19 Elmhurst Ave. around 7 p.m. Tuesday night, cops said. She was pronounced dead at the scene. The city medical examiner's office said she died of ligature strangulation and ruled the girl's death a homicide. Cops did not immediately have further details about the incident. With Lauren Cook By Nicole Brown email@example.com Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.