Police: Man fatally shot in Wakefield building lobby on East 242nd Street

EMS confirmed that the 21-year-old was already dead when they arrived.

EMS confirmed that the 21-year-old was already dead when they arrived. (3/20/14)

WAKEFIELD - A man was fatally shot Thursday in the Wakefield section of the Bronx.

Police say the 21-year-old man was gunned down in the lobby of a building at 739 East 242nd Street between White Plains Road and Barnes Avenue.

News 12 has learned that the victim was shot in the head just before 1 p.m. on Thursday.

Police arriving on the scene found a man lying lifeless on the lobby floor. EMS confirmed that he was already dead when they arrived.

So far, police have not made any arrests.

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