On Monday, November 04, 2019 at approximately 1340 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a two males shot at the intersection of E. 157th Street and Elton Avenue within the confines of the 40th Precinct in Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers discovered a 31-year-old male unconscious and unresponsive with gunshot wounds to the head and leg, who was removed to NYC Health & Hospitals / Lincoln where he was pronounced deceased.
A 32-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the right leg was also removed to Lincoln Hospital in stable condition.
769 Melrose Avenue
Bronx, NY 10451
Family has been notified.
There are no arrests.
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.