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Who is Namel Colon?
Namel Colon, 36, was arrested by police at a Chinese restaurant in Queens after more than seven weeks on the run since allegedly shooting Jennifer Ynoa, 36, and her 1-year-old pit bull Blue inside Salim Smoke. Shop in Bedford-Stuyvesant. on January 2, police and sources said.
Colon, of Manhattan, was taken to the 79th Precinct where he was charged with murder and criminal possession of a weapon, police said.
Ynoa, a mother of four who lived two blocks from the store, was taking her dog for a night walk when she was killed, she told The Post about her boyfriend Carlton Busch, 46. , who lived there.
The fatal shooting was captured on surveillance video and investigators believe a man in the store who can be seen eating from a bag of potato chips in the footage was likely the shooter’s target, police said.
The suspect was also caught on video arriving in front of the warehouse in a red car and calmly crossing the street before shooting.
Sources said Colon refused to speak to detectives and defended himself during questioning. The man believed to be the intended target has also kept quiet, the sources said.
Colon has 19 prior arrests with 11 felony charges, including robbery, robbery and assault, the sources said.