PHOTOS: Party at bar with over 300 people inside raided in Queens

Queens party raided
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NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Deputy Sheriffs over the weekend, shut down a Queens party with hundreds of people inside in violation of COVID-19 regulations, officials said.

At 2:25 a.m. on February 21, authorities raided a bar located at 35-16 Junction Boulevard, in Jackson Heights with over 305 revelers and no liquor license, officials said.

According to authorities, the unlicensed bar had several health code violations with four egresses bolted shut.

There were five people charged with various misdemeanors, police said.