44-year-old man brutally shot & killed in the Bronx

A person was shot dead on Park Ave. near E. 178th St. in Crotona, Bronx. Man was shot in the rear of the head who was later taken to St. Barnabas Hospital around 4:30 a.m. where he passed away minutes after admitting. Ballistics proof recuperated at the scene immediately drove police to the casualty at the hospital.

Two hours sooner about a mile away, another person was shot dead and two other men were injured in a drive-by assault on E. 179th St. close to Clinton Ave. Police don’t accept the two shootings are connected.