Jonathan Toribio, 24 & Kennedy Sanchez, 24, Murdered

Published on May 08, 2021, 2:10 am
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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance with information about a double homicide, that occurred in 2013 within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

On Wednesday, May 08, 2013, at 1104 hours, police officers responded to a 911 call of a residential fire inside of 2045 Story Avenue within the confines of the 43rd Precinct.

Upon extinguishing the fire, 24-year-old Jonathan Toribio and 24-year-old Kennedy Sanchez were discovered with stab and burn wounds.

Both individuals were pronounced deceased on the scene.

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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