The Aberdeen Police Department says that they have arrested 2 in relation to a drive-by shooting that occurred on May 12th. They say that they believe Gang retaliation to be the motive in this case, here is more from Lt. Darst
Over the holiday weekend, two brothers were arrested as suspects in a drive-by shooting that occurred in Aberdeen on 5-12-18 about 1500 hours in the 300 block of King Street. The 26-year-old victim was shot in the arm shattering his bone. There were two suspects in a black Infinity that drove by the victim and shot him.
A press release done on 5-15-18 with a picture of a similar vehicle resulted in numerous tips from the public that assisted Aberdeen Detectives to develop a case against the two brothers, one an adult and one a juvenile. Aberdeen Detectives were able to piece together the facts of the case and develop a motive which lead to the arrests of the suspects.