Saturday, March 3, 2018




Arrest made in latest Yonkers murder

YONKERS – A 36-year-old Montrose man was shot once in the head and killed in the latest Yonkers homicide just before 11 a.m. on Thursday.

Timothy Conkling was found on the ground in the area of 342 Ashburton Avenue suffering from a single gunshot wound.

Police have identified a suspect who is in police custody; no other suspects are being sought.

Investigators interviewed witnesses, reviewed surveillance video and processed forensic and ballistic evidence. Authorities determined Conkling was an employee of a regional carting company and was working in the area when gunshots were allegedly fired in his direction with one striking him in the head, killing him.

The investigation is continuing.



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