Police arrest 19-year-old in Brownsville drive-by

BROWNSVILLE - Police have arrested a teen linked to a Brownsville drive-by shooting that injured six people Sunday.

Authorities arrested 19-year-old Lawand Tinsley in connection with the shooting along Riverdale Avenue.

All six victims, including a 2-year-old girl, survived and have since been released from the hospital.

Officials say that more arrests may be forthcoming in the shooting.

Tinsley has been charged with six counts of attempted murder, assault and criminal possession of a weapon for each victim.

2-year-old hurt in drive-by shooting released from the hospital

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