On Thursday, July 02, 2020 at approximately 0107 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a crowd condition in the vicinity of Depot Place and Sedgwick Avenue, within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers observed two adult males, unconscious and unresponsive, each with gunshot wounds to the back of their respective heads, discovered within a parked vehicle in front of 1475 Sedgwick Avenue.
EMS responded to the location and pronounced both the 30-year-old male in the driver’s seat and the unidentified adult male in the front passenger seat, deceased at the scene.
Following proper family notification, the 30-year-old victim has been identified as follows.
1455 Jesup Avenue
Bronx, NY 10452
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.