Elderly Bronx Man Beaten To Death

Published on April 24, 2011, 4:00 pm
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Two people have been arrested in connection with the deadly beating of a 61-year-old man in the Bronx.

Police responded to a call of a man assaulted on 138th St. in Mott Haven around 01:30 a.m. Saturday. That is where police found the victim, Quentin Guerrero, unconscious with trauma to the head.

Guerrero was transported to Lincoln Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

Police later arrested a man and a woman in connection with the attack but the pair has not yet been charged. A passing taxi driver saw two people assaulting the man on the street and was able to provide a description of the assailants, police said.

The investigation remains ongoing.

All charges are merely accusations and all defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

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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