Jonathan Distant, 25, Murdered

Published on August 09, 2020, 12:20 pm
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On Sunday, August 09, 2020, at approximately 0430 hours police responded to a 911 call for a male shot at 146-56 183rd Street, in the confines of the 105th Precinct in Queens.

Upon arrival, officers were informed that a 25-year-old male victim, having sustained a gunshot wound to his lower back, was removed from the scene via private means and transported to Jamaica Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.

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

Victim:

Jonathan Distant
address withheld
Bronx, NY 10466

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 Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.

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