Kai Johnson, 26, Arrested For The Murder Of Price Tunstall, 24

Published on September 01, 2021, 5:42 pm
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On Tuesday, August 31, 2021, at 1920 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a male, shot in front of 805 Taylor Avenue (Monroe Houses), in the confines of the 43rd Precinct in the Bronx.

Upon arrival, police discovered two males shot.

Victim #1, a 24-year-old male, was shot in the head and transported to NYC Health + Hospitals / Jacobi, where he was pronounced deceased.

Victim # 2, a 22-year-old male, was also shot in the head and transported to New York City Health + Hospital / Jacobi,where he is in critical condition.

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


Price Tunstall
address withheld
Bronx, NY 10473

Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, the following 26-year-old male individual was arrested and charged on Wednesday, September 01, 2021, at 0130 hours, within the confines of the 43rd Precinct.


Kai Johnson
address withheld
Bronx, NY 10473


  • murder;
  • manslaughter;
  • attempted murder;
  • assault (2 counts);
  • criminal possession of a firearm (2 counts);
  • criminal possession of a weapon: loaded firearm (4 counts).

The investigation remains ongoing.

All charges are merely accusations and all defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

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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