WANTED: Homicide (Manhattan)

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On Monday September 5, 2016, at approximately 9:50 p.m. police responded to a 911 call of a male shot in front of 554 West 140 Street, within the confines of the 30 Precinct. Upon arrival officers discovered a 19 year-old male with a gunshot wound to his torso. EMS also responded to the scene and transported the victim to St. Luke’s Hospital where he was pronounced deceased. No arrests have been made at this time and the investigation is ongoing.

The deceased has been identified as:

  • Davis, Manauris
  • 19 year-old male
  • 507 W. 138 Street
  • New York, NY

 ***********************Update9-08-2016 ********************

 Pursuant to the ongoing investigation, the New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the Pedro Valero, who is wanted in regards to this incident.

 The individual is identified as:

  •  Pedro Valero
  • 42 year-old male
  • 607 West 139 Street
  • New York NY 10031

 He is described as a male Black Hispanic, 42 years old, 5′.9″, and 200lbs.

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.