Johnny Gaston, 32, Murdered

Published on December 16, 2022, 6:29 pm
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On December 15, 2022, at 2202 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a male, shot in front of 189 Burnside Avenue, within the confines of the 46th Precinct in the Bronx.

Upon arrival, police discovered two (2) individuals shot.

Victim #1, a 32-year-old male, was shot in the head and removed to St. Barnabas Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.

Victim #2, a 27-year-old male, was shot in the groin and removed to St. Barnabas Hospital in stable condition.

Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.


Johnny Gaston
address withheld
Bronx, NY 10459

The investigation remains ongoing.

There have been no arrests made and the investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.