Brooklyn Park Police Arrest Mother, Grandmother for Covering Up Child Shooting; Seek Suspect
Brooklyn Park police announced Friday evening that they arrested both the mother and grandmother of the 2-year-old boy shot and critically injured early Thursday at the Huntington Place apartment complex. The mother and grandmother are accused of covering up the crime after the fact. CCX News is not yet naming them because each has not yet been criminally charged.
Meanwhile, police are seeking a man identified as Keyshawn Lemont Cosey-Gray, age 20, for his involvement in the shooting. Anyone with information about his whereabouts is urged to call 911.
Police were called to the Huntington Place apartment complex shortly after 7 a.m. Thursday on the report a child shot. Officers provided first aid and CPR to the boy upon arrival. At last check, the child remains in critical condition at a local hospital.
According Brooklyn Park Deputy Chief Mark Bruley, numerous adults were inside the apartment when the child was shot. Those people gave conflicting accounts of what took place prior to the shooting, Bruley said.