Darlin Martinez, 23, Wanted For The Murder Of Christopher Allen, 27

Published on January 27, 2021, 5:34 pm
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On Thursday, January 23, 2020, at approximately 1358 hours, police responded to a 911 call of shots fired in front of 606 W. 135th Street, within the confines of the 30th Precinct in Manhattan.

Upon arrival, officers discovered an unconscious 27-year-old male with gunshot wounds throughout the body.

The male was removed to Columbia Presbyterian Hospital by EMS, where he was pronounced deceased.

In addition, another two males were discovered with gunshot wounds, sustained at the location.

A 27-year-old male was shot one time in the back and removed to Mt. Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital by private means, where he was listed in stable condition.

Additionally, a 26-year-old male, was shot in the chest and was removed to Mt. Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital by EMS, also in stable condition.

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


Christopher Allen
750 E. 179th Street
Bronx, NY 10457

Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, the New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance locating the following individual, depicted in the attached photograph, who is wanted in connection to the above-listed homicide.


Darlin Martinez

The suspect is described as a 23-year-old male, Black, approximately 6’0″ tall, weighing 200 lbs.

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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