NYPD offers $10K reward in Bronx shooting that killed 1 teen, wounded 3

Kimberly Dole
June 30, 2020 - 9:11 am
NYPD Reward



NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police are offering a $10,000 reward for information regarding a fatal shooting that occurred earlier this month in the Bronx.

On Friday, June 12, at 8 p.m., officials responded to a shooting at Shoelace Park located at East 226 Street and Bronx Boulevard and discovered four gunshot victims.

Authorities said a 15-year-old boy was shot in the buttocks, a 19-year-old girl was shot in the body, a 24-year-old man was shot in the groin and a 16-year-old boy was shot in the ankle.

EMS  transported the 19-year-old girl and 15-year-old boy to NYC Health & Hospital/Jacobi, where she was pronounced deceased and he remains in stable condition.

The victim was later identified as Tyanna Johnson from Seymour, Connecticut. 

The 24-year-old and 16-year-old victims were taken to Montefiore North Hospital private means, before being transferred to NYC Health & Hospitals/Jacobi, both in stable condition.

Police are offering $2,500 upon the arrest and indictment and $7,500 upon the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for the incident.

Officials urge anyone with information to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.