29-Year-Old Wakefield Man Killed in Bronx

By Sasha Gonzales
sgonzales@bronxjusticenews.com

A 29-year-old man was fatally shot in Morrisania Sunday night, police said.

Kevin Barton, of Wakefield, was found with multiple gunshot wounds to his chest at a building on 162nd Street and Melrose Avenue in Morrisania, according to the NYPD.

He was pronounced dead at a local hospital. No arrests had been announced as of Monday night.

Anyone with information is asked to call NYPD Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.

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Sasha Gonzales is a Staff Writer for Bronx Justice News covering breaking news and crime. A Bronx native, Sasha is an avid photographer, museum-goer, and reader. She lives in Kingsbridge.