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Police: New video shows man wanted in Pelham Gardens slaying of 91-year-old man

Police say they got a call for a robbery inside 2400 Wickham Ave., where they found the elderly man, identified as Nicholas Rappa, dead in the garage. They say he was found with a towel wrapped around his head and trauma to his face and body.

News 12 Staff

Aug 4, 2021, 10:46 PM

Updated 1,053 days ago

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New video has been released in connection to the death of a 91-year-old man in the Pelham Gardens section of the Bronx Tuesday.
Police say they got a call for a robbery inside 2400 Wickham Ave., where they found the elderly man, identified as Nicholas Rappa, dead in the garage. They say he was found with a towel wrapped around his head and trauma to his face and body.
In the video, a white truck is seen driving up. A man wearing a green vest and yellow hard hat steps out of the vehicle and walks into a house. Moments later, he is seen running towards the truck with something white in his hand.
Police say the man is wanted in connection to the slaying.
No arrests have been made.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.


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