Arrest in murder of Good Samaritan

December 31, 2008 3:12:29 PM PST
Police have made an arrest in the fatal shooting a young man who tried to stop a robbery in Brooklyn. Zalmai Anwari, 24, was an immigrant from Afghanistan.

He was shot in the head on Monday when he tried to stop thieves from robbing the store next to the livery cab company where he worked.

Anwari died early Wednesday at Coney Island Hospital.

Police have arrested 21-year-old Donald Michel of Queens and charged him with murder and robbery.

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