Tyanna Johnson, 19, Murdered; 3 Others Shot

Published on June 14, 2020, 4:41 pm
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On Friday, June 12, 2020, at 2301 hours, police responded to a 911 call of persons shot inside Shoelace Park, located at E. 226 Street and Bronx Boulevard, within the confines of the 47th Precinct in the Bronx.

Upon arrival, officers observed a total of four gunshot victims:

  • a 15-year-old male was shot in the buttocks;
  • a 19-year-old female was shot about the body;
  • a 24-year-old male was shot in the groin;
  • a 16-year-old male was shot in the ankle.

EMS responded to the location and transported the 19-year-old female and 15-year-old male victims to NYC Health + Hospital / Jacobi, where the female was pronounced deceased and the male remains in stable condition.

The 24-year-old male and 16-year-old male victims were removed, via private means, to Montefiore North Hospital before being transferred to NYC Health + Hospitals / Jacobi, both in stable condition.

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



Tyanna Johnson
1 Scott Avenue
Seymour, CT 06483

A reward up to the amount of $10,000 is being offered for information regarding this incident as follows.

  • $2,500 payable by Crime Stoppers upon the arrest and indictment of the person(s), responsible for the incident.
  • $7,500 payable by NYPD upon the arrest and conviction of the person(s), responsible for the incident.

Surveillance video clips and photographs of the suspect are attached and available at DCPI.

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 Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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