A guy was apprehended on New Year’s Eve night and deals with murder charges after supposedly shooting his own boy.
The New York City Police Department (NYPD) reported that a 29- year-old male was discovered laying on the pathway outside his Staten Island house at around 7: 30 p.m., unconscious and unresponsive. He was required to Staten Island University Hospital, Ocean Breeze for treatment, however was quickly noticable dead.
Joseph Leone, 57, was apprehended in connection with and implicated of fatally shooting the 29- year-old, who was later on reported by CBS New York and the New York Post to be his boy. Public records acquired by CBS likewise suggest that Leone has a 29- year-old boy. This kid has actually supposedly preserved previous addresses in Staten Island, Brooklyn, and Kershaw, South Carolina.
The victim’s identity has actually not been launched to the general public out of regard for the household.
Leone presently deals with charges of murder, attack, and criminal belongings of a weapon, according to Staten Island Live.
A supposed relative of the dad and kid published about the awful event on Facebook.
” My heart is permanently broken, however I understand you are no longer suffering,” the post read, according to Staten Island Live. “I enjoy you greater than the sky and much deeper than the ocean. Please monitor me and your kids.”
Occurring less than 5 hours prior to completion of 2021, the online outlet likewise kept in mind that this event was the 12 th shooting death in Staten Island of the year. The New York Post likewise kept in mind that the shooting was possibly the last taped murder in New York City in 2021.
Newsweek connected to the NYPD for a talk about this story.
Leone’s supposed shooting in Staten Island was far from the only grim event to happen on New Year’s Eve throughout the U.S. In the town of Gulfport, Mississippi, a minimum of individuals were eliminated at a celebration when a battle intensified to the point where numerous participants opened fire into the crowd. A more 4 individuals were hurt, with one reported to be in important condition.
According to the Gulfport authorities, drugs, alcohol, and attack weapons are thought to have actually been associated with the event.
” When there is a celebration with alcohol, drugs and attack rifles present, it’s a dish for catastrophe and last night once again unfortunately this was shown accurate,” Police Chief Chris Ryle stated throughout an interview on New Year’s Day.