On Thursday, August 03, 2023, at approximately 0351 hours, police responded to a 911 call of an aided male inside of an apartment, located at 1242 Hobart Avenue, within the confines of the 45th Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers observed a 64-year-old male, unconscious and unresponsive, lying face down in the living room of the apartment; no obvious signs of trauma were immediately observed.
EMS responded to the location and pronounced the aided male deceased at the scene.
This incident has now been deemed a Homicide by The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as indicated.
1242 Hobart Avenue
Bronx, NY 10461
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.