Tyshaun Phillips, 21, pleads not guilty in fatal shooting at Mint Restaurant in Garden City

According to police, Tyshaun Phillips, 21, of the Bronx, was the man who opened fire inside the crowded restaurant on March 16 around 3 a.m. (3/27/14)

GARDEN CITY - A Bronx man pleaded not guilty today in a deadly shooting at Mint Restaurant and Lounge in Garden City.

According to police, 21-year-old Tyshaun Phillips opened fire inside the crowded restaurant on March 16 around 3 a.m.

Police say Phillips' bullets hit two people, killing 21-year-old Emmanuel Barnett.

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The other victim suffered a leg injury that was not life-threatening.

Officials say more charges could be filed.

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