Joel Baba, 22 & Eghosa Imafidon, 27, Murdered

Published on July 07, 2020, 9:28 pm
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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the following individuals, who are wanted for questioning in regard to the below-described homicide.

On Sunday, July 05, 2020, at approximately 2002 hours, police responded to a 911 call for three persons shot at 306 E. 171 Street in the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.

Upon arrival Police discovered three victims, all with gunshot wounds.

Victim 1, a 22-year-old male was shot multiple times and transported to Bronx Care Health System where he was pronounced deceased.

Victim 2, a 27-year-old male was shot in the neck and transported to Bronx Care Health System where he was pronounced deceased.

Victim 3, a 29-year-old male was shot in the arm and transported to Lincoln Hospital in stable condition.

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



Joel Baba
1405 College Avenue
Bronx, NY 10456

Eghosa Imafidon
1378 College Avenue
Bronx NY 10456

Surveillance video clip and photographs of the suspects are attached and available at DCPI.

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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