Second man charged in Shakopee triple shooting
- April 30, 2013 - 4:31 PM
A second man has been charged in connection with a triple shooting April 18 at a Shakopee apartment complex that left a 19-year-old man dead and two others wounded.
Justin Kenyatta Watson, 32, of Minneapolis, is charged with intentional second-degree murder, first-degree aggravated robbery and two counts of second-degree assault. He is being held in the Scott County jail in Shakopee in lieu of $1.5 million bail.
He is a cousin of Steven Andre Moore, 27, the first man to be charged in the crime. A third man is still being sought, authorities said.
Neither of the criminal complaints says which of three allegedly killed a Shakopee High School student, Marcos A. Pantaleon, in his family’s apartment in the 600 block of Gorman Street. Miguel Pantaleon, the dead man’s 22-year-old brother who was shot in his left arm and right hand, told police that he used to sell marijuana to Moore. The Pantaleons’ 17-year-old cousin, whose name has not been released, was the third victim.
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