Pernell Pompey, 17, Fatally Stabbed

Published on February 14, 2019, 6:22 am
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On Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at approximately 1921 hours, police officers responded to a 911 call of an assault in progress in the vicinity of E. 193rd Street and Decatur Avenue within the confines of the 52nd Precinct in Bronx.

Upon arrival, officers observed a 17-year-old male with multiple stab wounds about the body. EMS responded and transported the male to St. Barnabas Hospital where he was pronounced deceased. There are no arrests at this time and the investigation is ongoing.

The deceased has been identified as:

Pernell Pompey
2554 Marion Avenue
Bronx, NY 10458

The investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (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.


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