A Man Shot to Death Outside His Apartment Building

A Man Shot to Death Outside His Apartment Building
A Man Shot to Death Outside His Apartment Building. Pictures by Edwin Soto

By EDWIN SOTO

On 4/27/2019 at around 11:45 am outside of 1899 Belmont Ave. off Tremont Ave. A gunman opened fire on a 23-year-old man named Jaranthony Perez outside his Bronx apartment building hitting him several times in the chest by a man dressed in dark clothing ran up and shot him.

The gunman ran off to an awaiting grey-colored vehicle. Perez was conscious but barely breathing when he was rushed to St. Barnabas hospital, but he could not be saved. No arrests have been made.