You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

Boston

Arrest made in Brighton fatal shooting

Continue reading below

A 21-year-old is facing murder charges in the shooting of a man on Leicester Street in Brighton on Nov. 19, Boston Police said. Patrick Malone of Brighton is accused of killing Leroy Cooper, 26, of Brewster. Malone also faces armed robbery and drug trafficking charges, authorities said. He is scheduled to be arraigned Monday in Brighton District Court. US marshals accompanied officers from the city police department’s fugitive unit to arrest Malone on Friday, officials said. Police found Cooper suffering from a gunshot wound near 114 Leicester St. about 5:30 p.m. on Nov. 19, officials said. He was taken to a hospital where he died. Cooper had come to Massachusetts from California to attend college. He studied hospitality at Newbury College in Brookline from 2004 to 2008 and played on the men’s volleyball team.

Loading comments...
Subscriber Log In

We hope you've enjoyed your 5 free articles'

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Already a subscriber?
Your city. Your stories. Your Globe.
Yours FREE for two weeks.
Enjoy free unlimited access to Globe.com for the next two weeks.
Limited time only - No credit card required!
BostonGlobe.com complimentary digital access has been provided to you, without a subscription, for free starting today and ending in 14 days. After the free trial period, your free BostonGlobe.com digital access will stop immediately unless you sign up for BostonGlobe.com digital subscription. Current print and digital subscribers are not eligible for the free trial.
Thanks & Welcome to Globe.com
You now have unlimited access for the next two weeks.
BostonGlobe.com complimentary digital access has been provided to you, without a subscription, for free starting today and ending in 14 days. After the free trial period, your free BostonGlobe.com digital access will stop immediately unless you sign up for BostonGlobe.com digital subscription. Current print and digital subscribers are not eligible for the free trial.