Suspect In Fatal Queens Bus Shooting Faces Multiple Charges

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NEW YORK (CBS 2) – The suspect accused in Friday’s deadly shooting rampage that ended on a city bus now faces multiple charges.

Damel Burton is charged with murder and attempted murder.

Police said before unleashing a hail of bullets on the bus in Jamaica, he shot an 18-year-old inside a nearby apartment.

The teen jumped out of a window and later died of his injuries.

Police also accused Burton of opening fire on a Q111 bus, killing one person and wounding another.

The wounded victim was shot in the face, but survived.

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