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Man, 33, fatally stabbed his 27-year-old wife before hanging himself from a tree

Man, 33, ‘fatally stabbed his 27-year-old wife and then text his cousins to tell them he killed her before hanging himself from a tree’ in Queens murder-suicide

  • The suspect, identified as 33-year-old Dinhwar Budhidat, is said to have killed his 27-year-old wife at their home on the 8900 block of Albert Road in Ozone Park
  • After fatally stabbing the woman, the man reportedly texted the woman’s cousin and told her that his wife was dead and that he had plans to kill himself 
  • FDNY arrived at the scene and found the woman with stab injuries to her torso
  • Using a helicopter, police located the victim’s husband hanging in a tree in Howard Beach
  • Sources say that the two had an ongoing domestic violence history with the suspect getting arrested last summer for assault
  • For confidential support in the US call the National Suicide Prevention Line on 1-800-273-8255 

New York authorities are investigating a murder-suicide involving newlyweds that took place on Friday night in Queens. 

The suspect, identified as 33-year-old Dinhwar Budhidat, is said to have killed his 27-year-old wife at their home on the 8900 block of Albert Road. 

After fatally stabbing the woman, the man reportedly texted the woman’s cousin and told her that his wife was dead and that he had plans to kill himself, ABC 7 reports. 

‘He texted me he killed her. He didn’t tell me how. Why me? Why’d he have to text me that? He’s such a damn coward,’ Budhidat’s cousin told the New York Daily News. ‘Why’d he have to do that to the poor girl?’ 

The suspect, identified as 33-year-old Dinhwar Budhidat, is said to have killed his 27-year-old wife at their home on the 8900 block of Albert Road in Ozone Park

After fatally stabbing the woman, the man reportedly texted the woman's cousin and told her that his wife was dead and that he had plans to kill himself

After fatally stabbing the woman, the man reportedly texted the woman’s cousin and told her that his wife was dead and that he had plans to kill himself

Yogindra Toolaram, another cousin to the couple, added: ‘The text, It was along the lines of “I killed her. I left her in the apartment and I’m gonna go kill myself.”‘ 

‘I got a phone call from my cousin who got the text. She called me in a panic and we both rushed over here.’ 

FDNY arrived at the scene and found the woman with stab injuries to her torso. 

Using a helicopter, police located the victim’s husband hanging in a tree in Howard Beach. He was roughly one and a half miles way.

FDNY arrived at the scene and found the woman with stab injuries to her torso

Officials are looking into the man’s involvement in the woman’s death. 

Sources say that the two had an ongoing domestic violence history with the suspect getting arrested last summer for assault.  

The couple got married in July but quickly developed issues.

‘Every relationship has problems,’ said Toolaram. ‘I just didn’t think the problems would be big enough to result in such violence.’ 

‘Every time you see a situation like this, the family members always say we never saw it coming, and I have the same answer. He’s the coolest, calmest funniest guy.’



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