Sources: Teen to be arrested in shooting death of young boy

Police sources say they expect the arrest of a teenager in connection with the shooting death of a young boy at a basketball tournament in

THE BRONX - Police sources say they expect the arrest of a teenager in connection with the shooting death of a young boy at a basketball tournament in Morissania.

According to sources, a 17-year-old male will be arrested in connection with the death of 4-year-old Lloyd Morgan.

Sources says the teen will be charged as an adult, but exact charges are still being worked out.

Officials say that at least three people opened fire at the basketball tournament.

In addition to the death of Morgan, two other people were injured in the shooting.

Anyone with information about the other two shooters is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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