FINANCIAL DISTRICT — Police have arrested the suspect in a violent feud between ticket distributors that on Monday left one vendor shot within the chest and a bystander shot within the leg close to Battery Park.
Jason Wright, 37, was arrested Thursday and charged with tried homicide, assault, legal possession of a weapon and reckless endangerment, in accordance with authorities.
Wright turned embroiled in an argument with a rival ticket vendor Monday that turned violent round three:15 p.m. when he fired a gun, grazing his competitor within the chest and putting a feminine bystander within the knee, police stated.
Wright was thought-about one in every of two individuals of curiosity instantly after the capturing — police are not in search of the second individual, in response to authorities.
Police didn’t say what merchandising corporations employed the suspect and his sufferer.