Gang Connection Probed in Hunts Point Homicide

By Sasha Gonzales 
sgonzales@bronxjusticenews.com

Homicide detectives are probing potential gang links in the killing of a man in Hunts Point Friday, authorities said.

Jose Rivera, 35, was shot in his torso about 10 p.m on Faile Street, dying a short time later at a local hospital.

No arrests had been announced as of Sunday.

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.