He’s accused of fatally shooting 31-year-old Shanice Young early Sunday morning on West 128th Street.
Investigators say Young was returning home from her own baby shower and may have tried to break up a fight when she was shot.READ MORE: Storm Topples Large Tree Onto Car In Jackson Heights, Queens; Hollis Residents Remain Mindful Of Prior Storm Devastation
Her unborn baby did not survive.
“Our hope here is that this apprehension begins the process of closure for the family and, just as importantly, for the community for this terrible, terrible crime,” NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea said.MORE NEWS: Long Island Preparing For Potential Flooding, Power Outages As Winds Pick Up
Soriano is charged with second-degree murder. It’s unclear if Young was his intended target.