Teen connected to shooting surrenders

Posted: Thursday, January 01, 2009

ANCHORAGE - Anchorage police say a teenager wanted in connection with a weekend shooting has surrendered.

Eighteen-year-old Johnathan Bindon - a local hip-hop artist also known as John Boii - is accused of shooting 18-year-old Lydell Butler in the chest after a scuffle Saturday afternoon.

Police say Bindon turned himself in at the Anchorage jail at 3 a.m. Wednesday.

He is charged with assault, misconduct involving weapons and reckless endangerment.



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