UTICA, N.Y. – A suspect has been charged in the shooting death of 26-year-old Lemeke Pittman, who was killed in a Utica barbershop about a month ago.
Police were called to the 1600 block of Seymour Avenue around 12:45 p.m. on May 7 after 21-year-old Jaleak Scarborough allegedly went inside the barbershop and shot Pittman.
Pittman later died at the hospital from his injuries.
Scarborough was arrested Thursday, and charged with second-degree murder, criminal possession of a weapon and criminal possession of a firearm.
Officials say more arrests are expected in this case.