According to reports, the tragic demise of a 13-year-old middle school student from New York is suspected to have been caused by gang violence.
In its recent report, the Environmental Conservation Police on Patrol officers of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s (DEC) Division of Law Enforcement revealed that they have apprehended a teenager on murder charges.
One day in October, ECO Farner was approached by a concerned citizen in Staten Island. The individual pointed out a possible suspect who was believed to be involved in a stabbing incident on an MTA bus.
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The 14-year-old was approached by Officer Farner and a retired Sergeant from the New York Police Department (NYPD) who happened to be in the vicinity during the incident.
Upon reaching the intersection of Hylan Boulevard and Littlefield Avenue in Staten Island, a teenager whose identity has not been disclosed was apprehended and held temporarily until the NYPD arrived.
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