Police: 1 dead in Wakefield shooting

Police say a man was killed in a shooting in Wakefield early Saturday morning.

News 12 Staff

May 11, 2019, 11:14 AM

Updated 1,892 days ago

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Police say a man was killed in a shooting in Wakefield early Saturday morning.
Officials say Cory Mitchell, 32, was shot in the back of a multifamily home on East 224th Street just after 1:30 a.m.
Police say they found Mitchell lying on the ground with a gunshot wound in the head. News 12 is told EMS arrived a few minutes later and transported the victim to NYC Health + Hospitals Jacobi, where he was pronounced dead.
No arrests have been made at this time. Anyone with information is asked to contact police.


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