Cousin of Victim Arraigned in Homicide Investigation

Garden City police believe they have a suspect in connection with their latest homicide. Yesterday, 18-year-old Kareem Young was arraigned at the Garden City Municipal Court for giving false statements to police and on suspicion of the shooting death of his cousin, 18-year-old Arkeem Young. He pled innocent to the charges.

Wednesday morning, Arkeem Young was shot in the head on Smith Avenue and died soon after.

Kareem Young was taken into custody that morning when his statement didn't add up.