Gregory Forbes arrested in fatal shooting of Mario Thomas at McKinley Houses in Morrisania

Cops say Gregory Forbes killed Mario Thomas at the McKinley Houses on East 163rd Street. (4/12/13)

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.
 

Add new comment

advertisement | advertise on News 12

advertisement | advertise on News 12