THE BRONX - Police say five people have been arrested in connection to a Bronx shooting that left a 15-year-old girl fighting for her life.
The suspected shooter, 16-year-old Carvette Gentile, and four other men face charges of attempted murder, assault with intent to commit serious injury and criminal use of a firearm.
Vada Vasquez was hit in the head by a stray bullet Monday near the Bronx Latin School in Morrisania. She is listed in critical condition at Lincoln Medical Center.
Officials say the intended target, 19-year-old Tyrone Creighton, was shot in the torso and leg. He is listed in stable condition.