Male, 34, Murdered

Published on June 16, 2020, 3:31 pm
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On Monday, June 15, 2020, at approximately 2211 hours, police responded to a 911 call of two males shot at 1164 Franklin Avenue, within the confines of the 42nd Precinct in the Bronx.

Upon arrival, officers observed victim #1, an unconscious and unresponsive 34-year-old male, with gunshot wounds to the back and hip, as well as victim #2, 34-year-old male with gunshot wounds to the torso.

EMS responded to the location and pronounced victim #1 deceased at the scene and transported victim #2 to NYC Health + Hospitals / Lincoln, where he remains in critical condition.

The identity of the deceased is pending proper family notification.

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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