NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are investigating a deadly shooting in East Harlem.
Officers responded to calls of shots fired at the Lehman Village apartments at around 9:30 a.m. Tuesday. They arrived to find a woman fatally shot inside her apartment.READ MORE: Sources: Salman Muflihi Faces Hate Crime Charges In Stabbing Of Asian Man In Lower Manhattan
The woman’s family told CBS2 she was shot by her son. They said she was a good woman, loved by everyone.
“She didn’t have a problem with nobody. She’s a lovely woman in the community. Everybody loves her. She cooks very good for everybody. Everybody come and eat. She’s a good sister,” said the victim’s brother, Yankuba Sandarie.READ MORE: Elizabeth Galarza Arrested For Allegedly Repeatedly Punching 2-Year-Old In The Face On Subway
Police have taken a 22-year-old man into custody.
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