Gregory Forbes arrested in fatal shooting of Mario Thomas at McKinley Houses in Morrisania
THE BRONX - Police have made an arrest in the fatal shooting of a 28-year-old man in Morrisania.
According to authorities, Mario Thomas was found with a gunshot wound to the head at the McKinley Houses on East 163rd Street Thursday afternoon. He was rushed to Lincoln Hospital, but pronounced dead on arrival.
A SWAT team later caught the suspected shooter, 24-year-old Gregory Forbes, who they say had fled into one of the apartment buildings. He's being charged with murder, criminal use of a firearm and criminal possession of a weapon.