Arrests Made in Killing of Bronx DJ

By Sasha Gonzales
sgonzales@bronxjusticenews.com

Two men have been charged with murder in the killing of a 26-year-old disc jockey in the Bronx, authorities said.

 Oliver Askia suffered a fatal gunshot wound to his chest in front of Krystal Bar and Lounge on University Avenue in Morris Heights Nov. 30, according to the NYPD.

Luis Morillo, 18, and Miles Gibson, 20, both of the Bronx, are accused of carrying out the homicide. They are also charged with criminal possession of a loaded firearm, records show.

Attorneys for the men could not immediately be reached for comment.

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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.