On Thursday, September 23, 2021, at approximately 0200 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a person, shot in front of 730 E. 165tb Street (Forest Houses), within the confines of 42nd precinct / PSA 7, in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, responding officers discovered a 24-year-old male victim with a gunshot wound to his torso.
EMS also responded to the location and transported the victim to NYC Health + Hospitals / Lincoln, where he was later pronounced deceased.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
2067 Vyse Avenue
Bronx, NY 10460
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.