14-Year-Old Boy Among Those Arrested In Shootings That Hurt 6


COMFORT OF YOUR OWN HOME. GOOD AFTERNOON, I’M KYM JOHNSON. I’M ALI LUCIA. MULTIPLE PEOPLE WERE SHOT LAST NIGHT. IT HAPPENED NEAR THE LITTLE EARTH HOUSING TRIBE DEVELOPMENT IN THE SOUTHEAST PART OF THE CITY. MARY McGUIRE JOINS US WITH MORE. Reporter: THIS IS AN AREA OF THE CITY THAT HAS SEEN A LOT OF VIOLENCE IN RECENT MONTHS. WE ARE LEARNING NEW INFORMATION ABOUT WHO WAS INVOLVED. A 14-YEAR-OLD BOY IS IN CUSTODY AND A 35-YEAR-OLD WOMAN AND A 20-YEAR-OLD MAN FOR THEIR ROLES IN THE SHOOTING. BEFORE 8:00 POLICE BELIEVE AN ARGUMENT TURNED DEADLY WHEN GUNS BECAME INVOLVED. MULTIPLE PEOPLE WERE HIT BY THE GUNFIRE INCLUDING A 46-YEAR-OLD WOMAN, A 16-YEAR-OLD MALE AND A 19-YEAR-OLD MALE. ALL THE VICTIMS WERE TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL AND ARE EXPECTED TO BE OKAY. THIS COMES AFTER AN 18-YEAR-OLD MAN ALLEGEDLY SHOT AND KILLED A 19-YEAR-OLD IN THE SAME COMMUNITY JUST MORE THAN A MONTH AGO. JUAN VASQUEZ WAS ARRESTED AFTER THE SHOOTING AND FACING MURDER AND ASSAULT CHARGES. FOLLOWING THE LATEST REPORT OF VIOLENCE, THE MAYOR DECRIED THE VIOLENCE SAYING HE WAS GRATEFUL THAT NO LIVES WERE LOST AND THE QUICK RESPONSE OF POLICE BUT THIS VIOLENCE CANNOT BE TOLERATED. HE WILL WORK WITH RESIDENTS AND LEADERS TO STRENGTHEN SAFETY AND PROVIDE ADDITIONAL ATTENTION TO THE CHALLENGES THAT THAT SPECIFIC COMMUNITY FACES. IT IS SHOCKING TO HEAR FROM A

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