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Teen arrested for fatal Brooklyn bodega shooting: NYPD

Posted at 9:42 PM, Oct 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-24 21:42:34-04

PROSPECT LEFFERTS GARDENS, Brooklyn —  A teen was arrested Thursday on a charge of murder for the Brooklyn bodega shooting death of a 41-year-old man, police said.

A 41-year-old man was shot and killed during a dispute at a bodega in Brooklyn Oct. 10, 2019.

Joshua Louis, 18, allegedly repeatedly shot Dwayne Smith on Oct. 10, officials said. Smith was found inside KHF Bodega on Flatbush Avenue.

Police said Smith got into a dispute with another man inside the bodega when shots were fired.

He was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Police charged Louis with second-degree murder and criminal possession of a weapon.