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Somebody Got Murdered: Man Shot Dead in The Bronx


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Time: Saturday, about 12:02 a.m.

Place: 676 Castle Hill Avenue, The Bronx

Responding to a call police found Gregory Velasquez, 20, of Seward Avenue with a
gunshot wound to the stomach. He was taken to Jacobi Hospital where he was pronounced DOA. There have been no arrests, but police suspect a man known as Jersey Dinero (pictured) — 200 pounds, 6 feet tall, black, with a “Jersey” tattoo on his right shoulder and another tattoo on his right forearm — who is thought to have been trying to shoot another man, in which crossfire Velasquez was caught.

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