New York , The NYPD said they arrested two suspects behind a shocking shooting inside a barbershop in the Bronx last month.
Around 8:50 pm on Thursday night, 18-year-old Brandon Beltres of the Bronx was taken into custody. He was charged with attempt to murder, assault and negligent endangerment. A 17-year-old male was arrested on October 28. The identity of the suspect was not released.
Beltres and the other suspect were wearing masks when they shot the 22-year-old victim on October 22, as he sat in a shop chair on East Gun Hill Road in the Norwood section.
One of them took out a pistol and shot the victim, hit him in the stomach and sent the victim to the floor.
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The gunman then handed the gun to the second suspect, who shot the victim in the leg while he was trying to get back on his feet.
A security video released by the NYPD shows chaos inside a barbershop as nearby barbers and customers scramble for cover as the shot played out.
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The shooters then fled north towards King’s College Place.
No one else was hurt in the shooting. The EMS took the victim to Jacobi Medical Center in a stable condition.