Incident

4-21-2019 New York Bronx 1-0

Location

April 21, 2019

Mosholu Pkwy
Bronx, New York
Geolocation: 40.8713, -73.8801

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Frederick Afoakwah
  • Age: 21
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Self-Inflicted (not suicide or suicide attempt - NO PERP)
  • Playing with gun

Notes

NYPD officer's gun picked up by victim who accidentally discharged gun and killed self

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 13
State Senate District: 36
State House District: 80