On Saturday, September 04, 2021, at approximately 0328 hours, police responded to a 911 call of multiple persons, shot opposite of 2280 Tillotson Avenue (gas station), within the confines of the 45th Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers observed a 28-year-old male, unconscious and unresponsive, with a gunshot wound to the chest and a 35-year-old male, conscious and alert, at the location.
EMS responded and transported the aideds to NYC Health + Hospitals / Jacobi, where the 28-year-old male was pronounced deceased, and the 35-year-old male was listed in stable condition.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
Mt. Vernon, NY 10550
The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs and video clip, who is wanted for questioning in connection to the above-listed homicide.
The individual is described as an adult female in her mid-30s, Black, with a medium build, red hair in a bun.
She was last seen wearing a dark-colored t-shirt, red pants and eyeglasses.
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.