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Son of man shot dead in Bronx apartment charged with killing him

Son of man shot dead in Bronx apartment charged with killing him
Rameek Simmons, 23, is accused of creeping through the open second-floor window and shooting Robert Forrest inside the victim’s home on Carpenter Ave. near E. 226th St. in Wakefield about 9:45 p.m. Dec. 14.

The homeless son of a 46-year-old man shot dead in his Bronx apartment has been charged creeping through a second-floor window and killing him, police said Monday.Rameek Simmons, 23, is accused of creeping through the open second-floor window and shooting Robert Forrest inside the victim’s home on Carpenter Ave.Most Read He was charged with murder, burglary and weapon possession.[More New York] Woman, 54, found dying from apparent gunshot wounds outside her Queens apartment p His slain father had been arrested 15 times on charges including strangulation, weapon possession, selling drugs, grand larceny and robbery.

The next day Simmons walked into the 33rd Precinct stationhouse and said he was the images of himself on social media and asked for a lawyer, refusing to discuss the case.Simmons lives at the 30th Street Men’s Shelter in Manhattan and has two prior arrests, both in Jersey City, according to cops.

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