On Friday, February 25, 2022, at approximately 1355 hours, police responded to a 911 call of an aided individual opposite of 950 University Avenue, within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers observed a 35-year-old female, unconscious and unresponsive, inside of a plastic storage container.
EMS responded and pronounced the aided deceased at the scene.
The Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death and the investigation remains ongoing.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
Manhattan, NY 10029
Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, the following 21-year-old male individual has been arrested and charged in regard to the above-listed incident.
Bronx, NY 10456
- concealment of a human corpse.
The investigation remains ongoing.
All charges are merely accusations and all defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.
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.