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Crime Man arrested in Florida found guilty in fatal shooting of Yonkers man

22:20  01 october  2019
22:20  01 october  2019 Source:   lohud.com

Suspect in fatal shooting taken into custody, sources tell 5 Investigates

  Suspect in fatal shooting taken into custody, sources tell 5 Investigates Authorities have arrested a suspect in connection with a fatal shooting outside an Everett hookah bar and lounge, sources tell 5 Investigates. The suspect, who has yet to be identified, was taken into custody Sunday. The family of Everett resident Jarrod Harris said that the 42-year-old was the victim of the shooting that happened outside Karma Lounge early Saturday morning. The Middlesex District Attorney's Office said an Everett man was shot shortly after 1 a.m. on Ferry Street.Everett police said they were searching for a black car in connection with the shooting.


A man who fatally shot a Yonkers man in 2016 has been found guilty after he was arrested in Florida, prosecutors said.

Anthony Burton, of Pensacola, Florida, was found guilty on two counts of second-degree criminal possession of a weapon and second-degree murder, prosecutors said in a statement Monday. Burton, formerly of Yonkers, is scheduled to be sentenced Nov. 12.

In April 2016, Burton pulled out a handgun outside 111 Waverly St. in Yonkers and fired three shots at Orlando Johnson, 39, striking him in the abdomen, back and hip.

a man looking at the camera: Anthony Burton, charged with second-degree murder in a 2016 Yonkers fatal shooting© Submitted Anthony Burton, charged with second-degree murder in a 2016 Yonkers fatal shooting

Police later found Johnson semiconscious in the street. He was taken to a hospital and later died from his injuries.

Tuesday homicide under investigation by St. Paul police

  Tuesday homicide under investigation by St. Paul police St. Paul police are investigating a fatal Tuesday night shooting that left one man dead. © Provided by TEGNA Inc.Police say numerous people called to report the shooting around 7:30 pm Tuesday night in the 500 block of Mendota Street. Officers arrived and found a man with a gunshot wound to his chest. Paramedics were called, and pronounced the man dead at the scene.Officers are working to gather information and identify witnesses. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 651-266-5650. This is St. Paul's 21st homicide of the year.

In 2018, a grand jury indicted Burton and police began to search for him. He was eventually found at Queen Mary Inn in Pensacola. He was arrested on local charges that include contributing to the delinquency of a minor and returned to Westchester.

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