YORK, Pa. (WHTM) – York City police have announced the arrest of a suspect in the shooting death of an innocent bystander caught in crossfire last month.
Elizabeth Vega-Tirado died at a hospital after she was shot the afternoon of June 27 in the area of West Princess Street and South Belvidere Avenue.
Police announced Thursday evening that 16-year-old Leandro Pilier was arrested for criminal homicide.
Pilier is charged as an adult.
According to police, Vega-Tirado, who was 48 years old, walked out of a grocery store when she became caught in the crossfire of a gun battle between two rival sides.