A 16-year-old boy arrested on a murder charge in connection with a weekend shooting that killed a man and left six other people injured by gunfire in the Boston suburbs, faced a judge Tuesday.
The suspect, identified as Emanuel Marrero in court, was ordered to be held without bail in the Chelsea shooting that killed killed 19-year-old Pablo Villeda.
Marrero, who's from Lynn, faces a slew of charges including murder and armed assault with intent to murder. He's being charged as an adult.
Police say the shooting happened early Sunday during a party in a vacant apartment. Seven other people were taken to the hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening. One of them had injuries unrelated to the gunfire.
The surviving shooting victims are three females, ages 15, 17 and 18, and three males, ages 15, 18 and 22.
Marrero's next court date is April 8. He's being represented by Jonathan Sharpiro.