Update: Man arrested for Highbridge murder

A man was found dead in Highbridge on Aug. 24.
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The NYPD arrested a suspect this week who is allegedly responsible for a murder earlier this month in Highbridge.

On Aug. 31, Lamar Lightfoot, 41, 1387 Grand Concourse, was charged with murder and manslaughter for the Aug. 24 killing of Marque McClain.

According to the NYPD, on Aug. 24, at 2:19 p.m., police responded to a 911 call of an unconscious man at 1419 Jesup Ave.

EMS responded and the individual, Marque McClain, 53, of the Bronx, was pronounced dead at the scene. The medical examiner will determine the cause of death and the investigation is ongoing.

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