Jovan Young charged for murder of 10-year-old in Queens

Queens District Attorney Melinda Katz announced today that Jovan Young, 29, has been charged with murder, attempted murder and other crimes for the deadly shooting last Saturday that killed a 10-year-old boy and injured another male inside a home in Edgemere, Queens. District Attorney Katz said, “There isn’t a parent alive who doesn’t mourn this family’s loss, another tragic result from gun violence. The defendant allegedly fired repeatedly into an occupied house, is now in custody and faces justice in our Courts.” Young, of Beach Channel Drive, Far Rockaway, was arraigned this afternoon before Queens Criminal Court Judge Toko Serita.