Arrest made in fatal New Cassel house party shooting

Police have made an arrest in a July shooting at a New Cassel house party.

Cops say Melvin Smith is accused of shooting

Cops say Melvin Smith is accused of shooting Joe Smithson, 20, and three others at a party in July. (Credit: News 12 Long Island)

Police have made an arrest in a July shooting at a New Cassel house party. Cops say Melvin Smith, 20, of North Amityville, was arrested. Smith is accused of shooting 20-year-old Joe Smithson and three others at a house party on July 7. Smithson died from his injuries earlier this month. Smith will be arraigned today on second degree murder charges. ...

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