Anthony Rios, 38, Murdered

Published on July 25, 2021, 11:49 pm
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On Sunday, July 25, 2021, at approximately 0228 hours, police responded to a call of a person, shot opposite of 589 E. 164th Street, within the confines of the 42nd Precinct in the Bronx.

Upon arrival, officers discovered that a 38-year-old male victim was seated in the passenger’s seat of his friend’s Honda, when an unknown male approached and started shooting into the vehicle, striking the victim in the head.

The male was transported to Lincoln Hospital by private means, where he was pronounced deceased.

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

Victim:

Anthony Rios
address withheld
Bronx, NY 10459

There have been no arrests made and the investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call theΒ NYPDβ€˜sΒ Crime StoppersΒ hotline atΒ 1–800–577–TIPSΒ (8477) or for Spanish,Β 1–888–57–PISTAΒ (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto theΒ Crime Stoppersβ€˜ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.

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