NEW YORK (AP) — A young person was arrested Wednesday in a capturing that killed a younger girl and wounded six different folks at a Brooklyn house constructing in November, police mentioned.
The 17-year-old boy, whose identify was not launched, was arrested on homicide and weapons-possession costs, the New York Police Department mentioned.
Police have mentioned they have been looking for multiple suspect in the capturing.
The gunfire erupted late on Nov. 22 at a constructing on Albany Avenue in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood, the place police discovered a 14-year-old and 5 older teenagers with gunshot wounds.
Police later realized that 20-year-old Daijyonna Long had additionally been shot on the identical place and brought in a non-public automobile to a hospital, the place she was pronounced useless.
Long lived in Virginia and was in New York to go to a pal, her grandmother and the pal advised the Daily News in November.
Betty Long advised the newspaper her granddaughter was a gifted, outgoing faculty pupil and make-up artist.
“She was my princess,” the grandmother mentioned.
At the time, police mentioned they believed the violence was associated to a capturing that wounded a 17-year-old boy about two hours earlier close to a sweet-16 social gathering in the East New York neighborhood. There’s no instant data on whether or not investigators nonetheless assume that is the case.
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