Police make arrest in fatal bodega shooting

The police have made an arrest in the murder case of a Brooklyn man who was gunned down in his own store.

Shawn Forde, 27, of Queens, has been charged with the murder of Juan Torres. Torres was killed Oct. 23 trying to protect his younger brother from an armed robber inside his Queens bodega.

Forde has also been charged with robbery and weapons offenses.

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