On Saturday, May 11, 2019 at approximately 0132 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a male shot in the rear of 932 East 224 Street, within the confines of the 47 Precinct in Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers observed a 32-year-old male, lying on the ground, with a gunshot wound to the head.
EMS responded to the location and transported the victim to Jacobi Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.
The deceased has been identified as:
4419 Monticello Avenue
Bronx, NY 10466
There are no arrests 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.