Stefon Barnes, 29, Murdered

Published on April 01, 2024, 8:58 am
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On Sunday, March 31, 2024, at approximately 0426 hours, New York City Police Department (NYPD) police officers responded to a 911 call of a male, shot at 851 E. Tremont Avenue, within the confines of 48th Precinct in the Bronx.

Upon arrival officers observed a 29-year-old male with a gunshot wound to his right leg.

EMS responded and transported the male to St. Barnabas Hospital in critical condition, where he later succumbed to his injuries.

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


Stefon Barnes
address withheld
Manhattan, NY 10039

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.