Search for Yonkers murder suspect

(07/27/03) YONKERS - Family and friends are mourning the loss of 22-year-old Kenneth Whitehead of Yonkers. Police say Whitehead was shot just after midnight Sunday while standing along Ravine Avenue in Yonkers.

Police say the suspect, a black male wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt shot Whitehead as he leaned against a parked car. The suspect then fled south on Ravine Avenue.

Whitehead was treated by ambulance personnel and taken to St. Joseph's Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

Police are investigating the shooting and ask anyone with information to call the Yonkers Detective Division at (914) 963-2526.

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