NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A teenager has been arrested in connection to the fatal shooting of another teenage boy in the Bronx.
Sixteen-year-old Kahlik Grier was shot and killed on Jan. 11 inside his apartment building in the Bronx.READ MORE: New Yorkers At Bronx Food Pantry Describe Need For Federal Stimulus Checks, $15 Minimum Wage; 'Got To Choose Between Rent, Food'
Kahlik’s mother says her son had been at a friend’s apartment on the seventh floor, then walked into some kind of dispute as he was heading back to his own apartment.
A police source told CBS2’s Tony Aiello a gunman shot two men and then randomly shot Khalik in the stairwell as he fled the scene.Stimulus Check Latest: Will Your Next Relief Payment Be $1,400?
Police said Tuesday that a 15-year-old boy has been arrested and charged with murder, two counts of attempted murder and two counts of criminal possession of a firearm.
The teen’s name is not being released at this time.
Two other men were arrested Friday in connection to the shooting — 19-year-old Desire Louree and 21-year-old Deshaun Grier. Louree is facing murder charges, while Grier has been charged with criminal possession of a weapon.MORE NEWS: Riverhead High School Student Will Green Won't Let Budget Cuts, COVID Restrictions Stop The Music
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