On Saturday, August 29, 2020, at approximately 2315 hours police responded to a 911 call of a male stabbed at the corner of E. 156th Street and Brook Avenue, within the confines of the 40th Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival police observed a 40-year-old male with multiple stab wounds to his back, left arm and right thigh.
EMS responded and transported the male to NYC Health + Hospitals / Lincoln, where he was pronounced deceased.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
756 St. Ann’s Avenue
Bronx, NY 10456
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.