The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following male, who is wanted for questioning in connection to a homicide within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
On Wednesday February 08, 2017, at approximately 2110 hours, police responded to a 911 call of shots fired in the vicinity of 1195 Sherman Avenue.
Upon arrival, responding officers discovered two males shot; a 24-year-old shot in the buttocks and an 18-year-old shot in the arm and torso.
EMS also responded to the scene and transported both males to Lincoln Hospital, where the 18-year-old was pronounced deceased.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
1195 Sherman Avenue
Bronx, NY 10456
A surveillance video clip 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 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–PISTA (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.