James Jones, 70, Murdered

Published on December 08, 2020, 3:22 pm
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On Wednesday, May 08, 2019, at approximately 1400 hours, police responded to a 911 call of an assault inside of 1571 Taylor Avenue, within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in the Bronx.

Upon arrival, officers observed a 70-year-old male, unconscious and unresponsive, with trauma about the head.

EMS responded to the location and transported the aided male to NYC Health + Hospitals / Jacobi, where he was pronounced deceased on Saturday, October 17, 2020.

The Medical Examiner has deemed the death a homicide.

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

Victim:

James Jones
1571 Taylor 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 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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