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Man fatally shot in head while crossing street in the Bronx: police

Man wanted in connection with Bronx homicide
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Posted at 11:58 AM, Sep 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-10 21:47:40-04

WAKEFIELD, the Bronx — A man died after being shot in the head on a Bronx street Thursday morning, police said.

According to the NYPD, the man was struck by a bullet just after 11 a.m. as he crossed the street near White Plains Road and East 225th Street in the Wakefield section.

Authorities said the man was rushed to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

No arrests have been made and the incident is under investigation, authorities said.

Later Thursday, police released images of a man wanted for questioning in regard to the homicide.

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