On Sunday, June 30, 2019 at 0127 hours, police responded to a call of a person shot inside of the lobby of 1044 Avenue Saint John within the confines of the 41 Precinct in Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers an observed a 22-year-old male with a multiple gunshot wounds to the body.
EMS responded to the scene and transported the victim to Lincoln Hospital where he was pronounced deceased. No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.
The name of the deceased is as follows:
Bronx, NY 10459
Pursuant to an ongoing investigation the following 22-year-old male suspect has been arrested in regard to this incident:
Bronx, NY 10455
- murder 2
- criminal possession of a weapon 2
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 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.