THE BRONX, N.Y. (PIX11) — A man is dead after he was found shot in the Bronx on Sunday evening, according to police.
Police got a call to Morris Avenue and East 174th Street around 7 p.m. about a person shot. Police said they found the 28-year-old man with several gunshot wounds all over his body.
He was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead, according to police.
Police said they are not releasing his identity until his family is informed.
Police are currently investigating.
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