Il sospetto maschio di 16 anni non identificato è stato arrestato venerdì in relazione alla morte a colpi di arma da fuoco di Ja'Nyi Weeden, il dipartimento di polizia di Baltimora ha detto.
È accusato di omicidio di primo grado.
Authorities did not say if he would be charged as an adult.
Weeden was shot around 1 a.m. ad agosto. 10. Officers responded to the 3700 block of Gelston Drive where they found her shot multiple times.
She was taken to a hospital where she was pronounced dead later that day.
Her death shocked the surrounding community, secondo i rapporti locali. Mayor Brandon Scott reflected on her death days after she died.
“Ja’Nyi’s life was taken before she was able to fully reach her potential,” he tweeted days after the killing. “There were too many people near by for no one to not know anything about who killed this young lady.”