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.
On Sunday, July 5th, police officers from the 44th Precinct responded to a 911 call for a male shot at Sheridan Avenue and East 170th Street. pic.twitter.com/kiEmmJfuEW— Chief Rodney Harrison (@NYPDDetectives) July 6, 2020
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