17-year-old teenager was shot in the head & killed on a Bronx street on Thursday evening

17-year-old youngster was shot in the head and killed on a Bronx street on Thursday evening. Kather Werts was shot on Hoe Ave. not long before 5 p.m. First responders took the youngster to St. Barnabas Hospital, yet he was unable to be spared.

The youngster lived in Belmont, around two miles away, yet observers said he hung out in the area regularly. Police were searching for two men who ran south on Hoe Ave. Cops have not made any captures for the situation.