Bronx Man Andy Faris, 43, Succumbs to Gunshot Wound in Critical Condition

NEW YORK, NY – A 43-year-old male, Andy Faris, was fatally shot in the head on Tuesday, January 2, 2024, at 2784 Randall Avenue in the Bronx. The incident took place within the 45th Precinct / PSA 8 area. Upon officers’ arrival, they found Faris with a gunshot wound and he was immediately transferred to NYC Health + Hospitals / Jacobi for critical care. Unfortunately, Faris succumbed to his injuries and passed away on Sunday, January 14, 2024.

The NYPD has not made any arrests in connection to the shooting, and the investigation is ongoing. The public has been urged to provide any information related to the incident by calling the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-8477. Tips can also be submitted online or via text message, with the assurance that all information will be kept strictly confidential.

The loss of Andy Faris has sent shockwaves through the community, and friends and family are still grappling with the tragic incident. Efforts are being made to enhance safety in the Bronx, particularly in response to incidents like this one, to ensure the protection of the residents as well as visitors. It’s a sobering reminder of the ongoing challenge of ensuring public safety.

With the investigation still ongoing, authorities are working diligently to piece together the events leading to the shooting. They remain committed to uncovering the truth and bringing those responsible to justice. The community as a whole has been urged to come forward with any information that could be crucial to the investigation. The loss of Andy Faris is a tragedy that has deeply impacted his loved ones and the community at large.