On Sunday, May 21, 2023, at approximately 2211 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a 10-24 past assault inside of 1650 Grand Concourse, BronxCare Health System / Bronx-Lebanon Hospital, within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers observed a 27-year-old male with two (2) stab wounds to the torso. The victim was pronounced deceased by hospital staff on scene.
Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, the incident has been determined to have occurred on Sunday, May 21, 2023, at approximately 2200 hours in front of 54 W. 174th Street, within the confines of the 46th Precinct in the Bronx.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
Juan Rojas Lopez
Bronx, NY 10458
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 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 or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All tips will be kept strictly confidential.