WANTED: Homicide (Bronx)

 

*************Update  3/29/2017************

 The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance video in regards to the above listed homicide.

 The individual is a:

  •  Male, Black, dark complexion, long black dreadlocks.

Last seen wearing a:

  •  Red short sleeve shirt, blue jeans, dark baseball cap with a white Yankee symbol of the front,and black and white sneakers.

 Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS 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 texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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On Tuesday, June 9, 2015, at 2252 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a male shot in front of 2390 Hoffman Street, within the confines of the 48 Precinct. Upon arrival, responding officers discovered the victim, a 43-year-old male, unconscious and unresponsive with a gun shot wound to the back of the head. EMS also responded to the scene and transported the victim to St. Barnabas Hospital where he pronounced deceased. There are no arrests and the investigation is ongoing.

 Victim:

  • Nieves, Hector
  • 43-year-old male
  • Bronx, NY