Bronx gunshot victim dies, three arrested

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Police were called to 2132 Mohegan Avenue Thursday evening at 6:07 p.m., where they found 33-year-old Daryl Fontnel with a gunshot wound to the left side of his head. Fontnel was in critical but stable condition when he was transported to St. Barnabas, but eventually succumbed to his injuries on Sunday afternoon at 3:43 p.m.

Three arrests were made in connection to the shooting: Hector Santos, 32, a resident of the building Fontnel was found in front of; Ruben Velez, 28, of 2035 Marmion Avenue in the Bronx; Hector Lebron, 41, of 845 Columbus Avenue in Manhattan.

The charges against the three arrestees are being updated since Fontnel’s passing.

 

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