On Sunday, November 17, 2019, at approximately 2112 hours, police responded to a 911 call of two males shot opposite 1725 Randall Avenue (Soundview Houses) within the confines of the 43 Precinct (PSA#8) in Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers observed a 19-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the back and a 21-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the arm.
EMS responded to the location and transported both males to NYC Health and Hospitals / Jacobi, where the 19-year-old male was pronounced deceased and the 21-year-old male remains in stable condition.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
1685 Randall Avenue
Bronx, NY 10473
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.