A Teenage Boy, 15, Arrested For The Murder Of Ethan Borges, 17

Published on September 27, 2021, 6:36 am
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On Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at 1530 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a male, stabbed in front of 1041 Southern Boulevard, within the confines of the 41st Precinct in the Bronx.

Upon arrival, police discovered a 17-year-old male, stabbed once in the chest and once in the abdomen.

The victim was transported to Jacobi Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased on Wednesday, September 22, 2021.

Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as indicated.


Ethan Borges
address withheld
Bronx, NY 10473

Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, an unnamed 15-year-old male individual has been arrested in regard to the above-above-listed homicide.


  • murder;
  • criminal possession of a weapon.

The investigation remains ongoing.

All charges are merely accusations and all defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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