Man Shot Dead Crossing Street in Wakefield

By Sasha Gonzales and Kevin Deutsch
sgonzales@bronxjusticenews.com , kdeutsch@bronxjusticenews.com

A 40-year-old man was fatally shot in his head in Wakefield Thursday morning, authorities said.

The homicide victim, Caron Sessoms, suffered a fatal bullet wound about 11 a.m. as he crossed the intersection of White Plains Road and East 225th Street, according to the NYPD.

Paramedics rushed him to a nearby hospital, where doctors pronounced him dead.

No arrests had been announced as of Thursday night. Authorities released this photo of a man wanted for questioning in the shooting.

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

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