On Friday, June 11, 2021, at approximately 0046 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a person, shot in front of 1741 E. 172nd Street, within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers observed an 18-year-old male with a gunshot wound his back and shoulder.
EMS responded to location and transported the male victim to NYC Health + Hospitals / Jacobi, where he was pronounced deceased.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
Bronx, NY 10465
There have been no arrests made and the investigation remains ongoing.
Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All tips will be kept strictly confidential.