On Sunday, July 04, 2021, at 2157 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a male, shot in front of 2175 Lacombe Avenue (Castle Hill Houses), within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, police discovered a 33-year-old male, who was shot multiple times in the in the chest and head.
The victim was transported to Jacobi Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
Bronx, NY 10473
Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, the New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of Devin Webbert, a 35-year-old male, who is sought in connection with the above-described homicide.
A surveillance photograph of the suspect is attached and available at DCPI.
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), followed by entering TIP577.
All tips will be kept strictly confidential.