Frankelis Tavarez, 25, Murdered

Published on March 31, 2024, 4:45 pm
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On Saturday, March 30, 2024, at approximately 2053 hours, New York City Police Department (NYPD) officers responded to multiple 911 calls of shots, fired at E. 187th Street and Tiebout Avenue, within the confines of the 46th Precinct in the Bronx.

Upon arrival, officers discovered a 25-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the chest and a 23-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the stomach and buttocks.

Both victims were removed by EMS to Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center, where the 25-year-old male was pronounced deceased and the 23-year-old male is listed in stable condition.

Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as indicated.


Frankelis Tavarez
address withheld
Bronx, NY 10458

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 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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