Timmy Johnson, 30, Arrested For The Murder Of Psalms Ajayi, 31

Published on June 25, 2021, 2:04 am
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On Wednesday, June 23, 2021, at approximately 2015 hours, police responded to a call of an assault in the vicinity of 1581 Fulton Avenue, within the confines of the 42nd Precinct in the Bronx.

Upon arrival, officers observed a 31-year-old male, lying unconscious and unresponsive, with at least one gunshot wound to his body.

EMS responded and transported the victim to St. Barnabas Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.

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

Victim:

Psalms Ajayi
address withheld
Bronx, NY 10457

Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, the following 30-year-old male individual has been arrested and charged on Thursday, June 24, 2021, at 0020 hours, within the confines of the 42nd Precinct.

Arrested:

Timmy Johnson
address withheld
Bronx, NY 10457

Charges:

  • murder;
  • criminal possession of a weapon: loaded firearm.

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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