The Harlem gangbanger charged with practically gunning down two younger siblings whereas capturing at a rival within the Bronx ignored reporters’ questions Friday as he was hauled out of a police precinct.
Michael Lopez — sporting a white tank high tucked into his underwear, gymnasium shorts and flip-flops with socks — stared straight forward as reporters yelled questions earlier than he was put into the again of a police cruiser on the NYPD’s forty fourth Precinct.
Lopez is accused of opening fireplace on Sheridan Avenue in broad daylight June 17 — concentrating on a rival gang member who trampled a 13-year-old lady and her 5-year-old brother as he tried to keep away from the bullets.
The surprising act of gunplay was captured on video.
Miraculously, neither little one was injured.
The video exhibits Lopez firing quite a few instances at a 24-year-old man as he stumbles over the shocked siblings, police mentioned.
Lopez faces fees of tried assault, prison possession of a weapon, prison use of a firearm, reckless endangerment and tried reckless endangerment, police mentioned.
He’s anticipated to be arraigned in Bronx prison court docket later Friday.