Police in Texas have arrested a 17-year-old suspect within the homicide of Yolanda N’Gaojia, officers stated in a press launch.
The Killeen Police Division identified Christian Lamar Weston in reference to N’ Gaojia’s March 22 demise. He is at present being held with no bond, police stated Saturday.
Along with homicide, Weston was charged with the unlicensed carrying of a weapon, and that bond was set at $5,000. The fees are usually not associated to at least one one other, police stated.
The 52-year-old mom was shot and killed whereas visiting her son’s grave on what would have been his twenty second birthday, in response to ABC Information Central Texas affiliate KXXV.
Police stated after they responded to the scene at Calvary Baptist Church Backyard of Recollections Cemetery in March, they discovered two folks with gunshot wounds. The second sufferer was handled and launched on the scene with non-life-threatening accidents, Killeen police stated.
Police stated that N’Gaojia died from her accidents practically two hours after she was shot.
Beneath Texas legislation, a 17-year-old will be charged as an grownup, police confirmed. Weston is ready to be despatched to the Bell County Jail, police stated.
Killeen, Texas, is close to the Fort Hood army base and about 70 miles north of Austin.