On Thursday, September 10, 2020, at approximately 1642 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a male shot in front of 1705 Hoe Avenue, within the confines of the 42nd Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers observed a 17-year-old male, unconscious with a gunshot wound to the head.
EMS responded and transported the male to St. Barnabas Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as indicated.
2378 Hoffman Street
Bronx, NY 10458
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 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–PISTA (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.