THE BRONX — A 17-year-old boy is dead after a shooting in the Bronx Thursday afternoon.
Police received a call for a male shot on Hoe Avenue. When they arrived, the victim was unconscious with a gunshot wound to the head. He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The victim was identified as Kather Werts, who lived on Hoffman Street, a little under two miles from the address he was found at.
No arrests have been made and authorities said the investigation is ongoing.