On Friday, August 21, 2020, at approximately 0421 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a male shot in front of 4235 Park Avenue, within the confines of the 48th Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers were informed that a 44-year-old male sustained a gunshot wound to the back of the head at the location and was transported via private means, to St. Barnabas Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
1574 Beach Street
Bronx, NY 10464
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.