A woman with a bizarre past was fatally shot over the weekend during an altercation at a deli in the Bronx. The man allegedly responsible for her death has been arrested.
Jonathan Rosario, 24, was arrested and charged with the murder of Katherine Diop, 29, and the attempted murder of her brother, Maurice Diop, 31, the New York Daily News reported. He has also been charged with gun and drug possession crimes. Rosario allegedly killed Diop and injured her brother during an argument outside a deli, where the siblings were apparently purchasing lighter fluid for a cookout to celebrate their younger sister’s graduation.
While in the store, the Daily News reported, Maurice began arguing with another customer while Katherine waved a BB gun. The argument resumed outside the store, where Rosario allegedly shot both siblings after retrieving the weapon from a vehicle.
“Cops used tourniquets on the brother’s arm and leg and were credited with saving his life, but his sister, rushed