Daquan Breland, Daquan Wright indicted in shooting death of 1-year-old Antiq Hennis in Brownsville

Two men arrested in the shooting death of a Brownsville toddler have officially been indicted. Alleged gunman Daquan Breland, 23, is charged with second-degree murder

Police say that the toddler’s father, Anthony Hennis,

Police say that the toddler’s father, Anthony Hennis, was the intended target.

BROOKLYN - Two men arrested in the shooting death of a Brownsville toddler have officially been indicted.

According to the Kings County District Attorney's Office, alleged gunman Daquan Breland, 23, is charged with second-degree murder and two counts of criminal possession of a weapon.

Daquan Wright, 19, is accused of handing Breland the gun that killed 16-month-old Antiq Hennis. He was indicted on two counts of criminal possession of a weapon.

Authorities say the boy's father, Anthony Hennis, was the intended target. He was pushing his son in a stroller when shots rang out on Sept. 1, hitting the child in the head.

Breland is facing 25 years to life in prison if convicted. Wright is facing up to 15 years behind bars.
 

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