The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in locating the following 63-year-old Hispanic male individual in connection to a homicide that occurred within the confines of the 45 precinct in Bronx.

Victor Mateo

He is described as: approximately 5’9″, 160lbs; with salt and pepper hair.

On Thursday, October 03, 2019, at approximately 0700 hours, police responded to a 911 call for an assault in the vicinity of 533 Ellsworth Avenue confines 45 precinct in Bronx.

Upon arrival they discovered a 58-year-old female unconscious and unresponsive with multiple lacerations.

EMS responded and removed the victim to Jacobi hospital where she was pronounced deceased.

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

Victim:

Noelia Mateo
529 Elisworth Avenue
Bronx, NY 10456

A photograph of the suspect is 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.

Jonas Bronck is the pseudonym under which we publish and manage the content and operations of The Bronx Daily.™ / Bronx.com - the largest daily news publication in the borough of "the" Bronx with over 1.5 million annual readers. Publishing under the alias Jonas Bronck is our humble way of paying tribute to the person, whose name lives on in the name of our beloved borough.