On Saturday, May 07, 2022, at approximately 1951 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a foul odor inside of an apartment, located at 1146 Ogden Avenue, within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.
With the assistance of the FDNY, officers were able to gain entry into the apartment. Once inside, officers observed an unidentified individual, unconscious and unresponsive, on the floor, with a plastic bag over the head.
EMS responded and pronounced the individual deceased on scene.
Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, the above-listed incident has been deemed a homicide.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
1260 Sedgwick Avenue
Bronx, NY 10452
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.