On Wednesday, July 15, 2020, at approximately 0557 hours, police responded to a 911 call of an unconscious person on the roof of the McDonald’s restaurant located at 279 E. 149th Street, within the confines of the 40th Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers observed an unidentified male, unconscious and unresponsive, wrapped within a plastic bag.
EMS also responded to the location and pronounced the individual deceased at the scene.
The following 18-year-old female individual was arrested and charged in regard to this incident on Thursday, July 17, 2020, at 1730 hours, within the confines of the 40th Precinct in the Bronx.
198 Linden Boulevard
Brooklyn, NY 11226
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 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.