As violence broke out across New York City over the holiday weekend, one of the murders was captured on video as a man crossed the street holding his 6 year old daughter’s hand.
On Sunday afternoon in the Bronx Anthony Robinson was killed as a passenger in a dark sedan stuck a gun out the window and fired a shot hitting Robinson in the chest.
The video that captured the incident was tweeted out by NYPD’s Chief of Detectives, Rodney Harrison.
Shortly before 6 pm on Sunday Robinson was walking down the street holding his daughter’s hand when a dark sedan slowed down and a passenger opened fire, striking Robinson in the chest. The video captures his daughter screaming and running away. Fortunately she was not hit during the incident.
Robinson was transported to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.
In a press conference held Monday morning, DeBlasio refused to take blame for the increase in crime as a result of his decision. However he blamed the increase in crime on the coronavirus.