Skydajah Patterson, 26, Arrested For The Murder Of Selma McLean, 46

Published on March 28, 2024, 4:59 pm
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On Monday, March 25, 2024, at approximately 0339 hours, New York City Police Department (NYPD) officers responded to a 911 call of an aided person at 720 Westchester Avenue within the confines of the 40th Precinct / PSA 7 in the Bronx.

Upon arrival, officers discovered a 46-year-old female, unconscious and unresponsive, with trauma to the face and head.

EMS responded and pronounced the female deceased on the scene.

Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as indicated.


Selma McLean
address withheld
Bronx, NY 10456

Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, the following 26-year-old female individual was arrested and charged on Thursday, March 28, 2024, at 1330 hours, within the confines of the 40th Precinct.


Skydajah Patterson
address withheld
Bronx, NY 10455


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 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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