Police release the name of man fatally shot in the chest on Bronx street

Police crime scene tape.
Police tape (file photo).
Photo by Lloyd Mitchell

The police have released the name of a man who was gunned down on a Bronx street Tuesday morning.

Marquis Lane, 31, was declared dead Tuesday afternoon, just hours after being shot in the chest at around 9 a.m. at the intersection of Park Avenue and East 167th Street in the Morrisania section of the borough.

Lane was transported by EMS to NYC Health and Hospitals/Lincoln where he was pronounced deceased.

There have been no arrests and the investigation remains ongoing.