Bronx man charged in hit-and-run death of Yonkers teen

Richard Alvarez is accused of slamming into Quejuan Rivera as he rode his motorcycle in the Bronx on Friday.

News 12 Staff

Sep 3, 2020, 10:36 AM

Updated 1,364 days ago

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A Bronx man has been arrested in the hit-and-run death of a Yonkers teenager.
Richard Alvarez, 28, is accused of slamming into Quejuan Rivera, 19, as he rode his motorcycle in the Bronx on Friday.
The 19-year-old died from his injuries two days later.
Alvarez is charged leaving the scene of an accident causing a serious injury and aggravated unlicensed operator.
A vigil was held for the teen last night, and a GoFundMe page has been set up to pay for his funeral costs.
 
 


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