Video: Dad gunned down in the Bronx while holding 6-year-old daughter’s hand

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Dad shot in the Bronx

A dad was crossing a Bronx street with his daughter when someone in a car fatally shot him. (Left: Family Handout, Right: NYPD)

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MT. EDEN, the Bronx — A dad, hand in hand with his 6-year-old daughter, looked to his left at a Bronx street Sunday and crossed the intersection when a car paused to let them go, but then the driver pulled up and opened fire, striking the man repeatedly.

Anthony Robinson, a 29-year-old Brooklyn man, collapsed to the ground at East 170th Street and Sheridan Avenue. Video shows his daughter run as the car speeds off.

Warning: Video below may be disturbing to some

Robinson was rushed to a local hospital where he died.

Family members said Robinson was a father of two. Cousin Michael Parker said Robinson would be missed.

“He’s loved. He’ll be remembered,” Parker said. “He’s going to live through us.”

No arrests have been made. The NYPD is offering up to $10,000 for information leading to an arrest.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, downloading the NYPD Crime Stoppers mobile app, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

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