Monday, May 27 at 11:32 p.m. — The NYPD responded to a 911 emergency call of a man shot in front of 1499 Boston Road. Upon arrival on the scene, officers found a 23-year-old man lying in front of 1551 Claremont Parkway with gunshot wounds to the legs. EMS responded to the location and transported the victim to Lincoln Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries on Monday, June 17. The incident has been deemed a homicide.
Saturday, June 16 at 12:26 a.m. — The NYPD responded to a call of a fight in progress near East 169tb Street and Prospect Avenue. When officers arrived on the scene they found an unconscious and unresponsive 40-year-old man laying on the street with no visible signs of trauma. EMS also responded to the scene and transported the man to Lincoln Hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The NYC Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death and the investigation is ongoing as of press time.
Sunday, June 23 at 4:20 a.m. — The NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying three individuals in connection to a robbery incident. Cops got a report that in front of a residential building located near Boynton Avenue and East 172nd Street, a 38-year-old man was attempting to open a security gate door when he was approached by three individuals, one of whom was wielding a knife. One of the individuals pushed a tin foil plate into the victim’s face and forcibly removed his Samsung cell phone and $80 cash before fleeing northbound on Boynton Avenue. There were no injuries reported. One of the individuals is described as a male Hispanic who is 5’9” tall and weights 190 pounds with a slim build. He was last seen wearing a red bandanna, black hooded sweatshirt, black sweatpants and red sneakers. Another of the individuals is described as male Hispanic who is 5’9” tall, 170 pounds with a slim build. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans and red sneakers. A third individual is also a male Hispanic of the same height who weighs about 175 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans and black sneakers.
Monday, June 24 at 1:57 p.m. — The NYPD responded to a 911 call of an emotionally disturbed person inside of 1530 Metropolitan Avenue. Upon arrival, officers discovered a 46-year-old male unconscious and unresponsive in the living room. EMS also responded to the scene and pronounced the male deceased. The medical examiner will determine the cause of death.
Saturday, June 15 at 12:30 p.m. — Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying two individuals in connection to a reckless endangerment incident. The NYPD got a report two unknown males got into a verbal dispute in front of a grocery store at 125 Marcy Place. The dispute, which started as a verbal disagreement, escalated into violence. A physical altercation led to both individuals producing guns and discharging several rounds at the scene. Both individuals fled the location on foot. There were no injuries reported as a result of the shooting. One of the individuals is a male Hispanic who is between 20-years-old and 30-years-old. He was last seen wearing a blue jean jacket and dark pants. The second individual is a Hispanic male who is between 20-years-old and 30-years-old. He was last seen wearing all dark clothing.
Thursday, May 23 at 1:20 a.m. — The NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance to locate and identify the following individuals in connection to a robbery. A 22-year-old male victim met a woman, who police identified during the course of an ongoing investigation, near Barnes and Bissel avenues to socialize. The woman suggested that they walk east on Bissel Avenue. As they approached Ely Avenue, two male individuals approached the victim. One of these individual was brandishing a handgun and demanding the victim’s property. All three individuals searched the victim and removed his wallet, $40 in cash, and his cell phone before the male with the gun struck him on the head with the weapon. The woman fled in an unknown direction and the two males fled on Bissel Avenue. The male suffered a laceration to his forehead and was removed to Jacobi Hospital in stable condition. The female is a 17-year-old woman who is 5’3” tall and weighs 110 pounds. She is known to frequent areas near Fteley Avenue and East 173rd Street. One of the male individuals is a described as a Black man who was last seen wearing a skull cap and dark colored clothing. The other male individual is described as a Black male who was last seen wearing a dark colored hooded sweater and dark colored pants.
Saturday June 8, 2019 at 7:20 a.m. — The NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying an individual depicted in connection to an assault. Police received a report that an individual punched a 34-year-old male victim in the face without any provocation near East Tremont Avenue and Park Avenue. The male fled the area on foot southbound on Park Avenue. The victim was transported to St. Barnabas hospital in stable condition. The individual cops are seeking to identify is described as a Black man between 20-years-old and 30-years-old. He was last seen wearing a red shirt with “NBA” across the front in white lettering, black sweatpants and gray sneakers.
Friday, June 7 at 12:47 a.m. — The NYPD is asking the public’s assistance identifying a male wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery. Cops got a report that a 44-year-old female victim was walking in front of 2705 Marion Avenue when an unidentified man struck her in the torso with a bottle. The man fled in an unknown direction with the victim’s necklace and $300 cash. The victim refused medical attention at the scene.
Anyone with information in regard to any of these incidents 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 CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDC