MORRIS HEIGHTS - Police have arrested and charged a 21-year-old man in connection with a homicide late last month in Morris Heights.

Police say Yeltsin Beltran fatally shot 28-year-old Wayne Freeman on University Avenue Sept. 25. Freeman was found in the lobby of the Sedgwick Houses with a gunshot wound to the leg. He was taken to Saint Barnabas Hospital, where he later died.

A 41-year-old man was found outside the building, having been grazed in the head with a bullet. He suffered minor injuries.

Beltran faces a slew of charges, including attempted murder and criminal possession of a weapon.