Police: 2 more arrests in Mace Ave. shooting

Police say they've arrested two more men who were allegedly involved in a fatal shooting over a cell phone back in August. Officials say Willmer

THE BRONX - Police say they've arrested two more men who were allegedly involved in a fatal shooting over a cell phone back in August. Officials say Willmer Hernandez, 20, was shot three times in the stomach on Mace Avenue after he tried to stop a group of young men from stealing his younger brother's phone. After more than a month on the run, police now say they've arrested Luis Guzman, 19, for first-degree murder. Officers also arrested Hercules Griffin, 18, for his alleged role in the shooting.

Police had arrested 19-year-old Dasheem Campbell in connection with Hernandez's death back in August.Police make arrest in Mace Ave. shootingWake held for 20-year-old shooting victimPolice: Man shot to death over cell phone on Mace Ave.

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