$12,000 Reward Offered for Information Leading to the Arrest of Suspects in Bronx Homicide


The NYC Mayor’s Office is offering $10,000 dollars in addition to a reward of $2,000 dollars being offered by NYPD Crime Stoppers for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspects wanted in connection with the Bronx homicide we reported Monday.

Cesar Santos, 48, was shot in the torso at 1:40 p.m. on Sunday in front of 2857 Sedgwick Avenue, during a dispute with two men inside a Toyota Camry. The suspects fled, and Santos was transported to St. Barnabas Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 9:25 p.m.

The suspects are described as two Hispanic males between 18 and 20 years of age. One, pictured, wore a white tank top and dark shorts; the other, obscured by the headrest, wore a Yankee baseball cap, a white tank top, and dark shorts.

Anyone with information is asked to call the New York City Police Department’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 800-577-TIPS. You can also submit tips by logging on to the Crime stoppers website at or texting to 274637 (CRIMES) and entering “TIP577.”

All calls are strictly confidential.