21-year-old man found shot, killed in the backyard of Bronx home
A 21-year-old man was shot and killed in the backyard of a home in the Bronx Wednesday night.
The incident happened just before 9 p.m. on Pratt Avenue.
Police said the victim, identified as Nicholas Lewis, was shot one time in the chest.
He was transported to Jacobi Medical Center where he was pronounced dead around 9:30 p.m.
Police are looking into the circumstances surrounding the shooting.
There are no arrests, and the investigation is ongoing.