WANTED: Homicide (Bronx)

1680-16 40 pct Homicide 6-11-16-Cropped

On Saturday, June 11, 2016, at approximately 10:14 p.m., police responded to a call of a female shot at 700 Westchester Avenue, within the confines of the 40 Pct/ PSA 7. Upon arrival officers discovered a  29 year-old female with a gunshot wound to the torso. EMS also responded and transported the female to Lincoln Hospital where she was pronounced deceased. There are no arrests and the investigation is ongoing.

 The deceased has been identified as:

  • White, Jessica
  • 29 year-old female
  • Bronx, N.Y.

 ****************************UPDATE PO GT 6/12/16***************************

 The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following male person of interest wanted for questioning in connection to the above homicide that occurred within the confines of the 40 Precinct.

 A photo is attached.

 Anyone with information in regards 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 at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

 All calls are strictly confidential.