16-year-old arrested, charged with murder


On Friday September 18, police responded to a call of a male shot in front of 23-21 94th Street.
Upon their arrival, officers saw that 21-year-old Rahmeek Johnson had been shot in the back. He was taken by EMS to Elmhurst Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Police conducted a canvass in the vicinity of the location, which resulted in the arrest of a 16-year-old male, whose name The Courier is withholding because of his age. He is now charged with murder and criminal possession of a weapon.

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