On Tuesday, August 03, 2021, at approximately 1234 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a robbery inside of 2400 Wicham Avenue within the confines of the 49th Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, police discovered a 91-year-old male victim, in the garage, unconscious and unresponsive with injuries to the head.
EMS also responded and pronounced the victim deceased.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
2400 Wicham Avenue
Bronx, NY 10469
Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, the following individual has been arrested and charged on Monday, August 09, 2021, at 0950 hours within the confines of the 49th Precinct.
Bronx, NY 10458
Surveillance video clip and photographs of the suspect are attached and available at DCPI.
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.