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.
110 E. 99 Street
Manhattan, NY 10029
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.