Man Shot To Death In Bronx Courtyard

Published on April 12, 2013, 6:57 pm
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Police say a 28-year-old man was shot to death Thursday in a crowded Bronx courtyard. Police say they received a call at approximately 2:00 p.m. Thursday of a man shot at the McKinley Houses on East 161st Street.

They say the victim was shot in the head.

The victim’s identity had not been released as of 10:30 p.m. Thursday.

Residents said the shooting happened while lots of people were outside.

No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit

All calls are strictly confidential.


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