YONKERS, NY — July 9, 2019 —On Monday, July 8th, 2019 at approximately 2:12am, members of the Yonkers Police Department were on active patrol and were alerted to the possibility of a male assault victim in the parking lot of 15 Park Hill Avenue. Officers responded to the location and located a male victim on the ground who was unresponsive and bleeding. Officers quickly provided aid to the victim and requested an ambulance to the scene along with additional resources. The victim was transported to a local hospital and later transferred to a local trauma center where he is currently listed in critical condition.
Officers cordoned off the area and a criminal investigation was initiated. Detectives from the Major Case Squad and the Crime Scene Unit responded to the scene, interviewing subjects and witnesses, reviewing surveillance video, and processing forensic evidence. Preliminary investigation reveals that the victim was involved in an altercation in the parking lot next to 15 Park Hill Avenue where he was physically assaulted by unidentified assailants. Detectives are actively developing information to identify the suspect(s) and effect an arrest.
This is an active and on-going investigation; additional information may be released as it becomes available. No additional information will be released at this time pending investigative progress.
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SOURCE: Sergeant David Fraszka, Yonkers Police Department Communications.