On Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at 2340 hours, police responded to a 911 call of an assault in progress in front of 526 E. 183 Street, within the confines of the 48th Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers were informed that a 15-year-old male was involved in a dispute with a group of males in front of the location, prior to being stabbed in the neck. The suspects fled the location and the victim ran to St. Barnabus Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
2326 Bathgate Avenue, Apt. 6
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.