The Homicide Squad is investigating a homicide that occurred in Inwood on Tuesday, 07/14/15 at approximately 6:30 P.M
According to detectives, Fourth Precinct police officers responded to 39 James St., after receiving a 911 call from a passerby, for a deceased male in front of the above listed location. The deceased is described as a male black, possibly in his 20’s. No identification of the deceased has been made. The cause of death is pending until Medical Examiners report. There is no further information available at this time.
Detectives ask anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
The Homicide Squad has identified the victim in the above homicide as Deshawn Henry, 22 of Brooklyn, N.Y.