Wendolin Ortiz, 19, Murdered

Published on October 19, 2020, 10:19 pm
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On Monday, October 19, 2020, at approximately 0700 hours, police responded to a 911 call of three people shot inside of 2647 Jerome Avenue (Mix-Tec Club) within the confines of the 52nd Precinct in the Bronx.

Upon arrival Police discovered three victims:

  • Victim #1, a 19-year-old female with a gunshot wound to the torso;
  • Victim #2, a 28-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the right arm;
  • Victim #3, a 30-year-old male with three gunshot wound to the body.

EMS responded and transported the victims to St. Barnabas Hospital, where Victim #1 was pronounced deceased, Victims #2 and #3 are both in stable condition at this time.

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



Wendolin Ortiz
312 E. 163rd Street
Bronx, NY 10451

There have been no arrests made and the investigation remains ongoing.

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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