Reward offered in fatal gas station shooting

A $12,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the fatal shooting of a Bronx gas station attendant.

Police have released a sketch in a fatal

Police have released a sketch in a fatal gas station shooting. (Credit: News 12 The Bronx)

 

(09/06/12) THE BRONX - A $12,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the fatal shooting of a Bronx gas station attendant.
 
According to police, two men on bicycles approached 20-year-old Lamin Sillah while he was working at RC Petroleum on East 182nd Street in Tremont Tuesday night. The men demanded cash and then shot Sillah, who was pronounced dead at Saint Barnabas Hospital.
 
Cops have released surveillance video of the shooting, along with a sketch of the suspects. 
 
One is described as being in his 20s with a stocky build. The other is described as a thin, black man.
 
Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

The Buzz: sisters killed in radiator malfunction 1 The Buzz: sisters killed in radiator malfunction
The students at The Bronx Academy for Software 2 Local school celebrates Computer Science Education Week
3 VIDEO: 2 men rob Bronx deli workers at gunpoint
The former tenant who lived in the same 4 Former tenant says she reported malfunctioning radiator that killed sisters in 2015
The website Glassdoor released its latest list of 5 Word on the Street: Best place to work

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

An attendant was fatally shot at an East Surveillance video released in E. 182nd gas station shooting

Police are searching for suspects after a gas station attendant was fatally shot.

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