Cortez Hinton, 33, Murdered

Published on October 16, 2022, 8:49 pm
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On Saturday, October 15, 2022, at approximately 0809 hours, police responded to a 911 call of an aided in front of 970 Kelly Street, within the confines of the 41st Precinct in the Bronx.

Upon arrival, officers observed a 33-year-old male, unconscious and unresponsive,with a gunshot wound to the torso, groin and trauma about the head and body, after being struck by the fleeing vehicle.

EMS responded and transported to NYC Health + Hospitals / Lincoln, where he was later pronounced deceased.

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


Cortez Hinton
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 the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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