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40th PCT.

THURS, APRIL 24th, 9:00 p.m. – 413 East 152 St. A dispute ended with a 46-year-old Hispanic male requiring urgent medical attention. The male victim was stabbed three times according to officials during a dispute possibly with a roommate.

41st PCT.

TUES, APRIL 22nd, 10:35 p.m. – 1265 Randall Ave. A teenage girl was rushed to a local hospital after being shot. The 17-year-old victim was reported in stable condition. Based on information obtained during the course of the investigation, a Hispanic male was arrested and charged with the shooting.

FRI, APRIL 25th, -Authorities are looking to question a 39-year-old black male. The man is wanted in connection with a sexual assault upon a 2-year-old girl. The young child was taken to Jacobi Hospital for care.

SAT, APRIL 26th, 5:35 a.m. – 1179 Grinnell Pl. Police were alerted to a previous burglary. Responding officers searched the commercial premise but came up empty handed. Now detectives have been assigned to capture the culprit.

SUN, APRIL 27th, 6:50 p.m. – 1220 Gilbert Pl. Police officers working in the Hunts Point section recovered a 22-caliber pistol.

42nd PCT.

THURS, APRIL 24th, 2:30 a.m. – 1558 Bryant Ave. A 36-year-old man died shortly after being shot in the head. The incident, which is under investigation occurred on the 4th floor hallway of the apartment house. Detectives are conducting a homicide inquiry.

SUN, APRIL 27th, 8:45 p.m. – 1566 Hoe Ave. A 29-year-old Hispanic male apparently took his own life. The victim’s body was discovered with a bullet wound to the head and a gun near-by.

43rd PCT.

THURS, APRIL 24th, 4:55 a.m. – 1311 Thieriot Ave. A 24-year-old Hispanic male was suffering from a bullet wound when police officers arrived on the scene. Law enforcement officials also found a second victim who was described as a 27-year-old Hispanic male who was suffering from a slash to the head. Both men were treated at Jacobi Medical Center.

SAT, APRIL 26th, 11:50 a.m. – 1536 Westchester Ave. Authorities are looking for the person who left a note at a local ATM located in a Chase Manhattan Bank in the Sound View area. The note indicated that there was a bomb in the bank. All of the occupants were evacuated as officers from the Emergency Service Squad responded to the location. These specially trained officers conducted a search of the area by came up empty handed. Detectives are now looking for the culprit.

TUES, APRIL 29th, 3:50 a.m. – 454 Barrett Ave. Authorities are looking for the person who fired a gun into a residential building. The culprit apparently stuck their hand through the space of an open window, firing several times. The victim was struck in the thigh, stomach, and knee areas. The victim was reported in stable condition at Jacobi Medical Center.

44th PCT.

TUES, APRIL 22nd, 9:15 p.m. – Ogden and University Aves. A shooting sent police to the northern end of the Highbridge community after a male had been shot in the wrist according to officials. Apparently, the victim left the crime scene and appeared at a Manhattan hospital seeking medical help. Police were called to the hospital where they launched an inquiry. 

WED, APRIL 23rd, 9:55 p.m. – 1336 Ogden Ave. Authorities looking into a stabbing arrested a suspect. The 50-year-old male victim was rushed to Lincoln Medical Center where he expired shortly after 11 p.m.

THURS, APRIL 24th, 11:30 p.m. – Teller Ave. The staff at Lincoln Medical Center treated a 46-year-old black male. The injured man was suffering from two stab wounds when he arrived at the hospital.

FRI, APRIL 25th, 6:15 a.m. – 1555 Grand Concourse. An arrest by a Bronx Task Force police officer lead to the removal of a 32-caliber single shot pistol. 

SUN, APRIL 27th, 5:45 p.m. – 1175 Anderson Ave. A Latino teenager was transported to Lincoln Medical Center after being shot. The teen suffered a graze wound to the left shoulder. He was reported to be in stable condition.

45th PCT.

TUES, APRIL 22nd, 7:15 a.m. – 2912 Miles Ave. Authorities from several city agencies are looking into the death of a 4-year-old child. The child was rushed to Jacobi Medical Center after chocking on a marble. Examination of the child indicated that there were bruises about the body. Officials labeled the death suspicious and an inquiry is underway.

SUN, APRIL 27th, 1:50 p.m. – Ferry Point Park. Police officers were called to Ferry Point Park located in the Throggs Neck section where they found two Hispanic males who were stabbed. A 17-year-old teen was stabbed once in the back, while a 21-year-old victim was suffering from a stab wound to the shoulder when they arrived at Jacobi Medical Center. Detectives were busy trying to obtain information about the incident.

46th PCT.

WED, APRIL 23rd, 12:01 a.m. – East Tremont and East Burnside Ave. Police officers were dispatched to Bronx Lebanon Hospital after a male appeared at the facility asking to be treated for a bullet wound. The unidentified victim was reported in stable condition after suffering a wound to the leg.

WED, APRIL 23rd, 9:27 p.m. – 181 West Tremont Ave. Authorities are looking into double shooting. One victim was shot in the foot while the second victim suffered a bullet wound to the shoulder. They were both removed to St. Barnabas Hospital. Police officers searching the crime area recovered evidence.

SUN, APRIL 27th, 11:15 p.m. – Anthony Ave. and East 176 St. Two young men were arrested by undercover police officers. The male culprits, both Hispanic, 17 and 20 years old, were arrested after they were found in possession of a 9-mm pistol.

MON, APRIL 28th, 1:00 a.m. – Authorities are looking into an attack upon a woman. The female victim informed police that she had been raped at knifepoint.

TUES, APRIL 29th, 4:45 p.m. – 65 East Tremont Ave. A 15-year-old boy was rushed to St. Barnabas Hospital after being attacked. The teen was suffering from a stab wound. 

47th PCT.

TUES, APRIL 22nd, 11:15 p.m. – 912 Burke Ave. Wearing hoodies, six black males entered a recording studio to commit a robbery. The group punched an employee before fleeing with a computer. Detectives are currently looking into the robbery.

WED, APRIL 23rd, 8:40 p.m. – 3401 Olinville Ave. Police are looking to identify a Hispanic male who robbed a local bodega. The armed thief entered the local grocery store taking three hundred dollars from a cash register besides a pack of cigarettes before fleeing. 

FRI, APRIL 25th, 12:35 a.m. – Baychester Ave. An undercover police officer arrested a suspect who was in possession of a semi-automatic pistol. Recovered by police was a 9-mm semi-automatic pistol.

FRI, APRIL 25th, 2:30 a.m. – Baychester Ave. A 380-caliber pistol was removed from local street with the arrest of an unidentified person.

FRI, APRIL 25th, 2:05 p.m. – Penfield St. and Barnes Ave. Three arrest were connected to the recovery of a 25-caliber pistol by local police officers.

SAT, APRIL 26th, 10:05 a.m. – 785 Burke Ave. A Hispanic male robbed a store. Using a pistol, the unidentified culprit forced a store clerk to produce money. After receiving $700 in cash the thief fled.

SUN, APRIL 27th, 12:40 a.m. – 3300 Palmer Ave. The quite morning was interrupted as gunshots rang out. Two young persons were found by officials suffering from a bullet wounds. A 19-year-old black male was suffering from a wound to the chest. He was reported in critical condition al Jacobi Medical Center. A 15-year-old girl was treated for a bullet wound to the leg at the same hospital. Officials indicated that the girl was in stable condition.

48th PCT.

TUES, APRIL 22nd, 9:30 a.m. – Cross Bronx Expwy. Westbound lanes of the busy interstate roadway were closed including several ramps after truck deposited oil on the roadway surface. The truck entered the active multilane roadway near the Sheridan Expressway leaving a trail of diesel fuel. Upon exiting the highway at Third Ave, the driver decided to try and return to its depot. Making a turn at Third Ave., the driver attempted to go Eastbound on the highway, but stalled on the entrance ramp. Emergency units responded from the Fire Dept. and Police Dept. forcing officials to shut down the effected area. The two agencies requested the Highway Dept. to sand the effected lanes before they were reopened for public use.  

THURS, APRIL 24th, 4:30 a.m. – East 184 St. and Third Ave. A police officer from the 46th Pct. responding to assist a fellow 48th Pct. officer was injured. The injury was received when the officer ripped open a finger while jumping a fence. The officer required 10 stitches to close the wound.

FRI, APRIL 25th, 8:45 p.m. – 2300 Crotona Ave. A 40-year-old Hispanic man died after being attacked. The man arrived at St. Barnabas Hospital suffering from a stab wound. Now detectives will conduct a full-scale homicide inquiry.

49th PCT.

WED, APRIL 23rd, 2:50 a.m. – 1135 Pelham Parkway North. Three Hispanic males invaded a home at gunpoint. The trio forced their way into the home tying up the victims including children. Taken was electronic equipment including a lap top computer, I-pod, cell phone, besides a quantity of jewelry. 

FRI, APRIL 25th, 2:25 p.m. – Wallace and Allerton Ave. A person employed by the Health and Hospital Corporation was arrested by local police officers and charged with purchasing drugs. The city worker was employed as a police officer at Metropolitan Hospital in Manhattan.  

50th PCT.

WED, APRIL 23rd, 9:14 p.m. – Reservoir and Sedgwick Aves. The staff at St. Barnabas Hospital treated a 17-year-old male. The teen had been slashed by an unknown person.

WED, APRIL 23rd, 9:40 p.m. – Major Deegan Expwy. and East 233 St. Police officers from Highway 1’s Accident Investigation Squad were needed at the hectic highway. An accident involving a motorcycle left a person dead. An inquiry is underway.

TUES, APRIL 29th, 1:35 p.m. – 225 West 232 St. Authorities are looking into the death of a 30-year-old woman. The Latino woman might have died from a drug overdose. But investigators are waiting for the Medical Examiner’s office’s report so that they can see if the death is suspicious. 

52nd PCT.

WED, APRIL 23rd, 12:20 a.m. - 2326 Loring Place. Two black males invaded a 27-year-old man’s home. Detectives have been assigned to investigate the robbery. 

THURS, APRIL 24th, 1:10 a.m. – 2484 Grand Ave. A 25-year-old black male was taken off the street after being found in possession of an illegal weapon. Removed from possible street use was a 25 caliber semi-automatic pistol.

SAT, APRIL 26th, 3:40 a.m. – 2681 Bailey Ave. A 25-year-old male found his own way to North Central Bronx Hospital looking for assistance. The man was suffering from a bullet wound to the right ankle. Police were alerted to the event and now an inquiry is underway. 

MON, APRIL 28th, 5:55 a.m. – 3400 Paul Ave. Authorities are looking into the death of a 61-year-old Asian woman. The women reportedly jumped 20 stories to her death. 


SAT, APRIL 26th, 4:45 a.m. – 175 Willis Ave. Police are trying to arrest the person who attacked a Hispanic male. Officials at Lincoln Medical Center treated the man for a stab wound that was inflicted with a small knife. Officers from Housing’s PSA 7 are working with detectives from the 40th Pct. on the inquiry.

SUN, APRIL 27th, 11:55 p.m. – 1575 East 174 St. Police officers from Housing’s PSA # 8 are working with detectives from the 43rd Pct. after a shooting occurred. A 21-year-old black male was transported to Jacobi Medical Center after being shot twice. The victim was reported to be in stable condition.

Fire Log

FRI, APRIL 25th, 3:50 p.m. – Orchard Beach. A brush fire burned for hours before a third alarm was sounded. Fire officials requested the services of a New York City Police Helicopter to drop water on the remote area that was burning. Local police officers kept the area clear of beach-goers as firefighters stretched hose lines to help contain and extinguish the blaze. .

TUES, APRIL 29th, 4:45 a.m. – 2957 Decatur Ave. Experts are blaming a candle in a bathroom for starting a fire in a residential building. Two residents from an apartment on an upper floor required medical attention at Montefiore Hospital for smoke inhalation.

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