PENSACOLA, Fla. (WALA) - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force have arrested Zachary Antonio Brooks, a Pensacola man who is the alleged trigger man in the a September 19 drive-by shooting.
The shooting resulted in the death of 14-year-old Kenteyonna Anderson.
Brooks, 22, was arrested at 9 a.m. by the Task Force at a home on the 800 Block of Lavon Drive just off of Gulf Beach Highway.
According to police reports, the shooting was retaliation of a dispute earlier in the evening on the same night at Maxwell and H Streets. The argument was supposedly started between two children then escalated when adults became involved. According to reports, Brooks aimed a gun out of a car and fired it toward Maxwell Street Apartments, where the body of Anderson was found when Sheriff’s deputies arrived on scene.
Brooks was arrested and taken to the Escambia County Jail and booked without bond. Brooks is being charged with homicide, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and possession of a weapon by a convicted felon.
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