On Wednesday, June 17, 2020, at approximately 2241 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a male stabbed inside of 20 Richman Plaza, Apt. 22F, within the confines of the 46th Precinct intheBronx.
Upon arrival, officers observed a 38-year-old male with multiple stab wounds about the body.
EMS responded to the location and transported the victim to BronxCare Health System, where he was pronounced deceased.
A 28-year-old male was taken into custody from the scene and the investigation remains ongoing.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
2080 Lafontaine Avenue
Bronx, NY 10457
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.