On Thursday, October 06, 2022, at approximately 2011 hours, police responded to a 911 call of an aided, unconscious male inside of an apartment, located inside a residential building at 616 E. 139 Street, within the confines of the 40th Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers observed a 33-year-old male, unconscious and unresponsive, lying face down on a bed within the bedroom area, with apparent brusing to the neck area.
EMS responded to the location and pronounced the aided male deceased at the scene.
Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, the following 30-year-old female individual has been arrested and charged on Friday, October 07, 2022, at 0600 hours, within the confines of the 40th Precinct.
616 E. 139th Street
Bronx, NY 10454
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.
2381 Valentine Avenue
Bronx, NY 10458
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.