Man Shot in Westchester Square Dies of Injuries

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A 34-year old Bronx man has died after being shot in the back of his head in Westchester Square last week, police said Monday.

A still unidentified gunman (pictured) shot Edwin Monroig as he walked down East Tremont Avenue in Westchester Square about 9:50 p.m. on July 28, according to the NYPD. The shooter got away on foot.

The men had gotten into a dispute sometime before the fatal attack, officials said.

Anyone who recognizes the gunman is asked to call NYPD Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.

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Sasha Gonzales is a Contributing Writer for Bronx Justice News and a Kingsbridge resident. A native of the Bronx, Sasha is an academic researcher interested in the study of multi-generational poverty and income disparities. She is also an aspiring fine arts photographer and avid reader.