On Friday, April 02, 2021, at approximately 1608 hours, police responded to a call of an unconscious male inside of 1162 Washington Avenue, within the confines of the 42nd Precinct / PSA 7 in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers were met by EMS who pronounced the victim, a 28-year-old male, deceased as a result of a gunshot wound to the head.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
Brooklyn, NY 11212
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.