On Friday June 15th, Mount Vernon Police Detectives arrested Joseph Heflin, 40 years old, of 4 West 4th Street in Mount Vernon, in the South Bronx where he had fled to after shooting at another Mount Vernon resident the week before.
On Saturday June 9th at 10:30 PM, Heflin shot at a resident who was standing in front of 5 West 4th Street. On Monday June 11th at approximately 11:45 A.M. Heflin shot at the same Mount Vernon man again who was sitting in a parked car at the corner of 4th Avenue and 4th Street.
The investigation is on-going. Anyone who witnessed or with information on either of the 2 shootings is urged to contact the Mount Vernon Police Detective Division at 914-665-2510.