Teen, 2 men charged in fatal Newburgh shooting of 63-year-old man

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Lauren Glassberg reports on the two men charged with murder in Newburgh.

A teenage boy and two young men have been charged in the fatal shooting of a 63-year-old man whose body was found in a basement apartment in the Newburgh.

Officers responded early Wednesday afternoon to a report of a shooting in a basement apartment on Chambers Street and found Raul Diaz-Martinez with a single gunshot wound in the head.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation resulted in the arrests of 21-year-old Dejiore Fox, 16-year-old Tyrees Canigan and 25-year-old Omarrio Morrison. The three, all from Newburgh, are charged with second-degree murder.

Police haven't released a motive for the slaying.

The investigation is ongoing and no further information will be released at this time. Anyone with further information is urged to contact the City of Newburgh Police Department at 845-561-3131.

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