On Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at approximately 0600 hours, police responded to a 911 call of an unconscious male at 1st Avenue and E. 6th Street, within the confines of the 9th Precinct in Manhattan.
EMS responded to the location prior to police arrival and removed an unconscious and unresponsive 37-year-old male with a puncture wound to his chest to Mt. Sinai Beth Israel hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.
The Medical Examiner deemed the above-listed incident a homicide.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
Manhattan, NY 10025
Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, the following 42-year-old male individual has been arrested and charged on Monday, October 04, 2021, at 2050 hours, within the confines of the 9th Precinct.
Bronx, NY 10452
The investigation remains ongoing.
All charges are merely accusations and all defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.
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.