Victim in Magenta Street shooting identified as Massachusetts native Joshua Bressette

Police say the 25-year-old was shot in the head and back. (5/16/14)

THE BRONX - Authorities have identified the victim of a deadly shooting in Olinville. 

Police say Massachusetts native Joshua Bressette was found on the rooftop of a building on Magenta Street last Thursday. He had been shot in the head and back. 

The 25-year-old was last seen by his friends in North Adams on May 5. 

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Investigators had previously released photos of tattoos on his body in hopes that someone would be able to help identify him. 

No arrests have been made. 

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