Providence police have made three more arrests in connection with the murder of a 12-year-old Providence girl and the shooting of three women at a graduation party in June.
The latest arrests bring to five the number of suspects in the murder of 12-year-old Aynis Vargas.
Shortly after her murder police arrested Branden Castro and Ricardo Vasquez of the Harriet Street gang. Now, police have arrested three more suspects, including a 17-year-old juvenile.
The latest suspects are Luis Gonzales, Angel Valerio and the unidentified juvenile. Police say that on or about July 15th the five suspects opened fire at a graduation party in the Hartford Park neighborhood of Providence, where bullets struck and killed Vargas and injured three women. The suspects are being held without bail.
Do you have insight or expertise on this topic? Please email us, we'd like to hear from you. firstname.lastname@example.org