Body found early Sunday on Morris Avenue

Police shut down more than three blocks of Morris Avenue early Sunday morning after a body was found outside the Paterson Houses.According to police, Jamell

THE BRONX - Police shut down more than three blocks of Morris Avenue early Sunday morning after a body was found outside the Paterson Houses.

According to police, Jamell Wood, 26, was shot in the head near his home late Saturday night. Neighbors say a party at the local community center may have sparked the violence.

Authorities searched the closed streets, looking for evidence that could lead them to those responsible. They are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

We asked Bronx residents if they believe in 1 Word on the Street: Extraterrestrial life
2 VIDEO: Interview with parents of Bronx teen who died on mission trip
At least seven alleged gang member were arrested 3 7 arrested after gang takedown in the Bronx
Filming has started on a new movie starring 4 The Buzz: Kevin Hart movie shoots in the Bronx
A 78-year-old woman was killed after a fire 5 78-year-old woman killed in Morris Heights apartment fire

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE