The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the 22-year-old male depicted in the attached photo wanted for questioning in regard to the above-described homicide.

William Yeaden


William Yeaden

He is described as approximately 5’10” and 220 lbs.

On Thursday, July 11, 2019 at approximately 2142 hours, police responded to a 911 call for a male shot at the corner of Field Place and Grand Concourse in the confines of the 46th Precinct in Bronx.

Upon arrival, officers discovered an unidentified male with a gunshot wound to the torso.

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

The deceased 31-year-old male has been identified as follows.


Richard Cepeda
3322 Decatur Avenue, Apt. 13B
Bronx, NY 10467

A surveillance 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 Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES), followed by entering TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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