BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - A press conference on Ameer Al Shammari’s death was at Buffalo Police headquarters, Tuesday afternoon.
Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown called the 13-year-old’s death a terrible tragedy. He said he thinks the entire community should hold the family up in prayer.
Police Commissioner Daniel Derenda said 13-year-old Jean Sanchez, of Germain Street, is charged with second-degree murder. He said tips helped lead police to Sanchez’s arrest.
Watch the included video to see the press conference.