Man, 21, Shot & Killed On Bronx Street

Published on August 05, 2012, 6:50 am
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New York City Police are investigating a fatal shooting on a street in Bronx.

Police say 21-year-old Derrick Richardson was shot once in the head late Saturday night in the 2100-block of Valentine Avenue, a few blocks from his home. He was pronounced dead on arrival at Saint Barnabus Hospital.

No one has been arrested

Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit

All calls are strictly confidential.



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