Yahya Almuntser, 34, Murdered

Published on February 17, 2020, 3:57 am
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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance photograph and wanted for questioning in connection to the below described homicide, within the confines of the 40th Precinct in Bronx.

On Friday, February 14, 2020, at approximately 1836 hours, police responded to a call of an assault inside 217 Brook Avenue within the confines of the 40th Precinct.

Upon arrival, officers observed the unconscious and unresponsive 34-year-old male victim inside the location with multiple gunshot wounds to the torso.

EMS responded and transported the victim to Lincoln Hospital where he was pronounced deceased. 

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


Yahya Almuntser
1008 Pierce Avenue
Bronx, NY 10462

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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