Reward Offered Regarding the Death of a New Rochelle Man Shot in New Rochelle (NYSCS Case # 2016-4)

New York State Crime Stoppers, acting as a resource for the New Rochelle Police Department, is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information that directly leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death of Mr. Manuel Ayala.

On August 6, 2016 at approximately 11:00 P.M., Manuel Ayala, a 79 year old male was sitting in front of 238 Union Avenue, when he was struck by a gunshot that seemed to be fired at random at a crowd of people that were in front of a bodega where Mr. Ayala was sitting. The victim was taken to the hospital where he died.

Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call the New York State Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-866-313- tips (8477)

All callers with information regarding this case may remain anonymous.