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Horace Allen is accused of capturing Joseph Kuaffo.
A Bronx teenager has been indicted in what police have described as a reckless capturing dying of a Yonkers teenager in September as the 2 have been displaying off a gun.
Horace Allen, 17, is about to be arraigned in Westchester County Courtroom on Wednesday, accused of killing sixteen-yr-previous Joseph Kuaffo. Yonkers police stated the gun went off and a shot struck Kuaffo in the chest on Sept. 24.
A grand jury recently charged Allen with felony counts of second-degree manslaughter, second-degree criminal possession of a weapon, criminally negligent homicide and criminal possession of a firearm, court records show.
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Allen is accused of “recklessly” causing Kuaffo’s death with a .9-mm handgun, according to a complaint filed in Yonkers City Court in September. Police said at the time that Allen fired a loaded handgun at Kuaffo inside Kuaffo’s Warburton Avenue home.
Kuaffo was rushed to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Police said they found a semi-automatic handgun that appeared to have been used in the shooting.
Allen fled but was arrested later that day and charged with second-degree manslaughter and second-degree criminal possession of a weapon. He is being held without bail at the Westchester County jail.
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