On Friday, August 27, 2021, at approximately 0928 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a male, shot at 234 E. 149th Street, NYC Health + Hospitals / Lincoln.
Preliminary investigation reveals that the victim was standing in the vicinity of 137th Street and St. Ann’s Avenue, within the confines of the 40th Precinct in the Bronx, when he was shot in the chest multiple times by an unknown individual.
The victim was transported to the hospital by private means, where he was later pronounced deceased.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as indicated.
Bronx, NY 10460
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.