2nd victim dies months after shooting
A second person has died nearly three months after a shooting outside a lounge on Valentine Avenue.
Police found three people shot and three others assaulted in the early morning hours on Oct. 5 outside the Xtreme Lounge. Dennis Rodriguez, 24, died that morning after being shot in the torso.
Armani Gonzalez, 21, was shot in the head that day. He remained in critical condition until this past Saturday, when he died.
Two teens, Peter Hajdari and Zaire Bansey, have been arrested in connection with the shooting and assault. Hajdari, 18, was denied bail in court on Tuesday. Bansey, 19, faced a judge in November.
The teens' initial charges include murder, attempted murder, manslaughter and criminal possession of a weapon. The DA's office has released a statement saying it is waiting on the medical examiner to see if any charges will be added now that Gonzalez has died.