UTICA, NY - Utica Police have made an arrest in the shooting death of a Utica teen overnight Sunday into Monday.
23-year-old Charisma Hunt of Utica is charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of 17-year-old Jahzier Johnson.
Police found Johnson lying in the roadway, on the 1400 block of City Street, around midnight. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Utica Police are investigating and say they anticipate filing additional charges.
Anyone who has information on this case is asked to call Utica Police at 315-223-3556 Mohawk Valley Crime Stoppers at www.mohawkvalleycrimestoppers.com.
This is the eighth homicide in the City of Utica in 2020.