WANTED: Homicide (Bronx)

**** UPDATE 1/17/2018 ****

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance with locating the following individual who is wanted for questioning in connection to the above described homicide:

  • Bryant, Amere
  • 24-years-old male

 Anyone with information in regards to the above 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.

All calls are strictly confidential.

On Monday, January 15, 2018 at approximately 11:29 p.m. police responded to a 911 call of a person shot in front of a bodega located at 728 East 149 Street, within the confines of the 40 Precinct. Upon arrival, officers discovered a 36-year-old female, unconscious and unresponsive, with a gunshot wound to the face. EMS responded to the location and pronounced the victim deceased at the scene. There are no arrests and the investigation is ongoing.

*********Update 01/16/17************

Pursuant to an ongoing investigation the above victim has been identified as follows:

Button, Shaquana

36-year-old female

Bronx, NY