Co-worker arrested in fatal shooting

A man is in custody for a Thursday morning shooting that left a young father dead.Patrick Morgan was arrested Thursday evening for allegedly shooting and killing his co-worker, Shawn Folke. The shooting

News 12 Staff

Apr 3, 2008, 10:47 PM

Updated 5,954 days ago

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A man is in custody for a Thursday morning shooting that left a young father dead.Patrick Morgan was arrested Thursday evening for allegedly shooting and killing his co-worker, Shawn Folke. The shooting happened on East 233rd Street outside of Supreme Edenwald Car Service, where the two men worked.Folke?s boss, Vaughn Robinson, says the victim did not work Wednesday, but attended an after work gathering later in the evening. Around midnight, Folke left the party and was allegedly shot shortly after by Morgan. Robinson says there was an altercation at the site earlier in the day between Morgan and another co-worker, but it did not include Folke. Police say it is unclear why the man decided to open fire on Folke.The victim leaves behind a wife and a 2-year-old daughter.


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