A 26-year-old man from the Bronx, New York, was
arrested for murdering a 13-year-old boy Friday (Dec. 27), because the teen
teased him about his weight, and compared him to Roc-A-Fella rapper, Freeway.
Demetrius James, who stands 6-foot-2, and weighs
300 pounds, shot Brandon Marcus in the face as they rode the elevator in the
Jamie Towers in Castle Hills.
Marcus and his 10-year-old cousin were visiting
their grandmother, who resides in the same building as James. Marcus was struck
Marcus near his left eye. He was taken to Jacobi Medical Center, where he died
at 1:28 a.m.
James was arrested at 5:20 a.m. Saturday (Dec.
28) and was charged with murder and criminal possession of a weapon, police