On Thursday, October 15, 2020, at approximately 1639 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a male shot at Rufus King Park, near the corner of 1533rd Street and 90th Road, within the confines of the 1033rd Precinct in Queens.
Upon arrival, officers observed a 22-year-old male, unconscious and unresponsive, with a gunshot wounds to the head and arm.
EMS responded to the location and transported the victim to Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, where he was pronounced deceased on Wednesday, October 21, 2020.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
1615 Universiry Avenue
Bronx, NY 10453
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 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.