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Cops are looking for a convoy of criminals responsible
for shooting two people and stabbing
a man in a violent, early-morning attack in the
Bronx last month.
Law enforcement sources said the incident
happened at about 3 a.m. in front of a storefront
on 3rd Avenue near East 137th Street in Mott
Police reported that a fleet of vehicles pulled
up to the location before two unidentified individuals,
one armed with a firearm, went on the
Cops said the gunman shot a 25-year-old
male victim in the back before turning his weapon
against another 25-year-old victim, shooting
him in the arm and torso.
At the same time, authorities reported, a
second attacker, while wielding a cutting instrument,
stabbed a 30-year-old victim roughly seven
times about the torso.
It was reported to police that on Saturday,
March 27, 2021 at 10:30 p.m. in front of 818 Fox
Street, an unidentified male discharged a handgun
from the rear driver-side window of a 2011
BMW sedan at two other unidentified males,
who each produced handguns and returned fire.
Those three unidentified males fled on foot.
Two additional unidentified individuals, who
were inside of the BMW, attempted to flee in the
vehicle, however, they struck a dumpster, abandoned
the vehicle and fled on foot. The vehicle
was recovered by police. There were no injuries
reported in connection with this incident.
Two apartment windows at 811 Fox Street were
damaged by gunfire.
On March 6, at approximately 5:12 p.m., the
individual approached the front door of an apartment
located in the vicinity of Boston Road and
168 Street and displayed a firearm.
The individual then proceeded to discharge
multiple rounds into the door before fleeing.
No one was struck by any of the rounds that
It was reported to police that on Monday,
March 15 4:20 p.m., in the vicinity of Webster
Avenue and Cross Bronx Expressway, a 32-year
old male victim was sitting in his vehicle when
he was approached by two unknown male individuals,
one of which displayed a firearm and
demanded his property.
The two individuals did forcibly remove the
victim’s jewelry and fled in a Jeep SUV parked
nearby to parts unknown. The victim was not reported
injured. The victim’s jewelry had an estimated
value of $11,000.
On Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at approximately
546 p.m. six unknown male individuals approached
a 21-year-old victim inside of 921
Prospect Avenue and forcefully removed him to
the sidewalk in front of the location.
Once outside, the individuals threw the victim
to the ground, pointed a firearm to his stomach
and removed his Samsung cellular phone,
before the victim evaded his attackers fleeing
southbound on Prospect Avenue.
The individuals proceeded to follow him in
a white sedan and fired approximately two to
three gunshots at the victim in the vicinity of 162
Street and Prospect Avenue.
The individuals fled eastbound on 162 Street.
There were no injuries reported as a result of this
It was reported to police that on Thursday,
March 4 at approximately 4:00 a.m. in the vicinity
of Colgate Avenue and Bruckner Boulevard,
the victim, a 27-year-old male, was at the location
when he was approached by an unidentified
male who produced a firearm and discharged
multiple rounds, striking the victim in the right
leg. The unidentified male fled on foot, southbound
on Colgate Avenue.
The victim was transported by private means
in stable condition to NYC Health + Hospitals/
It was reported to police that on Friday,
March 26, at approximately 5:45 a.m., an unidentified
male gained entry into an apartment
building located at 1065 Gerard Avenue.
Once inside, the unidentified male removed
multiple power tools from the basement. The unidentified
male then fled in an unknown direction.
It was reported to police that on Monday
March 8, at approximately 3:07 a.m., inside of
William Taft High School at 240 East 172 Street,
the individuals gained entry into the school by
forcing open a cafeteria window. Once inside,
the individuals made graffiti on the walls of the
school and took unknown property.
On Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at approximately
2223 hours, police responded to a 911
call of a vehicle shooting at another vehicle on
the southbound Bruckner Expressway near
Exit 7A, within the confines of the 45 Precinct.
Upon arrival, officers observed a Honda Accord
stopped next to the medium of the southbound
Bruckner Expressway, between Exit 7B and Exit
8. Seated inside the vehicle’s driver seat was
a 24-year-old male who was unconscious and
unresponsive, with gunshot wounds to his face
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and chest. EMS also responded to the location
and transported the victim to NYC Health & Hospitals/
Jacobi, where he was pronounced deceased.
A preliminary investigation determined
that the victim was traveling southbound on the
Bruckner Expressway when a blue sedan, being
operated by an unknown individual, pulled
alongside the passenger side of the victim’s vehicle
and discharged a firearm. The vehicle then
fled southbound on the Bruckner Expressway.
There are no arrests at this time. The investigation
It was also reported to police that on Tuesday,
March 30 at 2:05 a.m., at the intersection
of Dudley Avenue and Edison Avenue, a 46-yearold
male victim was riding his bicycle into the intersection
when an unknown vehicle ran through
a stop sign and struck the victim. The victim
sustained serious injuries to his head as a result
of the collision. The driver of the vehicle did
not remain at the scene and fled southbound on
Edison Avenue. The victim was transported to
Jacobi Hospital in critical condition.
It was reported to police that on Monday,
March 29, 2021 at approximately 5:44 p.m., in
front of 2078 Walton Avenue, two unidentified
individuals displayed firearms and recklessly
discharged multiple rounds at an unidentified
person before fleeing to parts unknown. There
were no reported injuries as a result of this incident.
On Monday, March 1 at approximately 8:35
p.m., inside of 3700 White Plains Road, an unknown
male individual entered the location and
got into a verbal dispute with an unknown male
individual which escalated into a physical confrontation.
The store employee and the male individual
began to grapple with each other inside of the
store which lead to the individual brandishing
a knife and stabbing the victim in the neck and
back causing lacerations and bleeding.
The individual then fled the location in a black
vehicle to parts unknown. EMS responded and
transported the victim to NYC Health + Hospitals/
Jacobi in stable condition.
It was reported to police that on Friday March
12, at approximately 5:36 p.m., at Magenta Playground
on Olinville Avenue and Rosewood Street,
an individual discharged several rounds from a
firearm into a crowd inside of the playground.
The individual fled southbound on Olinville
Road on a scooter operated by a second individual.
The gunfire caused damage to 3 parked and
There were no injuries reported as a result of
On Sunday, April 4, 2021 at approximately
9:05 p.m., police responded to a 911 call of two
males shot in front of 2105 Monterey Avenue,
within the confines of the 48 Precinct. Upon arrival,
officers observed a 37-year-old male with
a gunshot wound to the chest and a 31-year-old
male with a gunshot wound to the head.
EMS responded to the location and transported
both victims to Saint Barnabas Hospital,
where the 37-year-old male was pronounced deceased
and the 31-year-old male remains in critical
It was reported to police that on Wednesday,
April 14 at approximately 2:00 p.m., an unknown
individual chased two unidentified males on foot
from Crotona Parkway and East 175 Street to in
front of 1890 Crotona Parkway, where he then
discharged a firearm toward the males. No injuries
were reported to police.
The individual fled the location to parts unknown.
The individual who discharged the firearm
is described as a male approximately in his late
teens, 5 foot 7 inches tall, with a medium complexion,
black hair, last seen wearing a blue shirt,
black pants with a white drawstring and blue
On Wednesday, March 10, at 9:30 p.m., a
motorcyclist and auto collided at the intersection
of Williamsbridge Road and Neil Avenue.
On March 27, at approximately 9:12 p.m., police
responded to a call of a male walking southbound
on the northbound side of the Major Deegan
Expressway in the vicinity of Exit 12.
Upon arrival, police determined that a male
of unknown age was walking northbound in the
southbound lanes of the Major Deegan Expressway
between Exit 11 and Exit 12 when he was
struck by a vehicle that fled the scene. EMS responded
and pronounced the victim deceased.
No arrests have been made and the investigation
is ongoing by the NYPD Collision Investigation
On Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at approximately
10:09 p.m., police responded to a 911
call of a female shot inside of 3339 Hull Avenue,
apartment 3H, within the confines of the 52 Precinct.
Upon arrival, officers observed a 20-year-old
female inside the location, unconscious and unresponsive,
with a gunshot wound to her head.
Anyone with information in regard to any of
these crimes and incidents 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 CrimeStoppers website at
WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, or on Twitter
All calls and messages are strictly confidential.
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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
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