Winston Ortiz Wiki – Winston Ortiz Biography
18-year-old Winston Ortiz was stabbed three times before being dipped in gasoline and was then in critical condition when he was thrown at him with a fiery match around 15:00 on Wednesday afternoon.
A teenager died hours after being set on fire in a Bronx apartment block while arguing with another man.
Police uncovered that the suspect entered the building just before Ortiz entered the building and then carried out the brazen attack.
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Late Wednesday night, Ortiz’s aunt posted a heartbreaking message on her Facebook page announcing her nephew’s death.
‘Today we found out our oldest nephew was brutally murdered in NY. He fought hard for his life until he could no longer fight and passed away this evening. I am begging all of my friends to share our GoFundMe as no parent should outlive their child let alone worry about how to pay for funeral arrangements. My heart is so broken into pieces and beyond consoling.’
No arrests have so far been made over the death of Ortiz.
The woman said that a recent spate of violence in the neighborhood had left her feeling unsafe.
‘Unfortunately in the neighborhood we feel like we’re not safe,’ the mother said. ‘There was a shooting yesterday around the corner. We may need to have some police around the area.’ in Tuesday’s shooting, two men were shot by the corner of the building. A 21-year-old man was struck seven times while a 37-year-old man was shot.