FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – A second teenager is behind bars on several charges including Murder for a drug deal gone bad.
In the evening of August 14, 2016 reports of shots fired were called in the 1900 Block of River Run Trail.
Upon officers arrival, there was a male in the parking lot suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper torso. The victim, identified at Brian Quintana,18, was transported to a local hospital where he later died from his injuries.
During the course of an investigation, detectives learned that Quintana was shot during a robbery involving drugs.
On Friday, Devyn Yancey,19, was booked into Allen County Lockup.
Police believe he and Kevin Hamilton, who was previously charged in the case, intended to sell Quintana marijuana before a fight broke out. Court documents from Hamilton’s case revealed that Yancey told Hamilton to shoot Quintana.
Devyn Yancey now faces charges of Murder, Felony Murder, and Robbery.