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Everett man, 19, held without bail following Sunday morning shooting

A 19-year-old Everett man was held without bail Wednesday on charges that he opened fire at a man and a woman who were traveling in a car in Everett on Sunday morning, officials said.

Bryan Jean Louis faces a number of gun charges related to the incident, which took place around 11:30 a.m., said Marcela Dwork, a spokeswoman for Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan. Jean Louis allegedly shot at a blue Honda Civic as it drove towards him, striking the car and a nearby home.

Jean Louis was captured on surveillance video fleeing the scene, prosecutors said.

“This type of reckless gun violence has no place in our communities,” Ryan said in a statement. “His actions put all those who live, work and travel in that neighborhood at risk. We will not take gun violence lightly or allow those using guns to terrorize neighborhoods.”

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Police recovered shell casings, an ammunition magazine, and a bullet lodged in a home, prosecutors said. Investigators also identified the vehicle Jean Louis allegedly shot at and found a bullet hole “consistent with the incident.”

Police identified Jean Louis as the suspect after witness interviews, forensics, and a “review of area surveillance,” prosecutors said. He faces charges of possession of a firearm, possession of a loaded firearm, attempted assault and battery by firearm, and discharging a firearm within 500 feet of a dwelling.

Jean Louis will return to Malden District Court for a dangerousness hearing on July 26, prosecutors said.



Charlie McKenna can be reached at charlie.mckenna@globe.com. Follow him on Twitter @charliemckenna9.