Police: Mastic man under arrest for deadly East Patchogue shooting

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A 22-year-old Mastic man is accused of killing a man in front of a home in East Patchogue.

Police say Malik Roberts was arrested Tuesday afternoon.

He's accused of killing Tyrell Smith, of Shirley, last week in East Patchogue.

MORE: Police: Man fatally shot in front of East Patchogue home

Smith's body was found in front of a home on Taylor Avenue. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Roberts is charged with second-degree murder.


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