On Tuesday, August 31, 2021, at approximately 0429 hours, police responded to a 911 call of an unconscious male in front of 1476 Walton Avenue, within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers were informed by on scene EMS, who was tending to the male, that the victim has sustained gunshot wounds to the torso.
The victim was transported, via EMS, to Bronx Care Health System, where he was pronounced deceased.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
Bronx, NY 10452
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.