3 brothers arrested in fatal shooting of Brownsville mom

BROOKLYN - Police say they have arrested three brothers in connection with the fatal shooting of a Brownsville mother on Friday.

According to NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly, 18-year-old Andrew Lopez and 22-year-old Jonathan Carrasquillo are being charged with murder, while Kristian Lopez is being charged with criminal possession of a weapon.

Zurana Horton, 34, died while protecting children from gunfire that erupted near P.S. 298 on Friday. Another mother and an 11-year-old girl were also wounded.

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