On Wednesday, August 18, 2021, at approximately 2255 hours, police responded to a call of a person, shot at the corner of E. 149th Street and Concord Avenue, within the confines of the 40th Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers observed a 24-year-old male, with a gunshot wound to the back and arm.
EMS responded to the scene 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.
Bronx, NY 10454
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.