2 Men Charged in Wilkes-Barre Shooting

By Eyewitness News

Published 06/23 2014 11:33PM

Updated 06/23 2014 11:41PM

Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County- Two men are in custody for a shooting involving two girls in Wilkes-Barre last summer.

Police arrested Trevor Whitaker today.

He and Jamal Alford are charged with Aggravated Assault.

The shooting happened in August at The Sherman Hills Apartment Complex.

5-Year-Old Janiya McFarlane was shot in the neck, and 2-Year-Old Gabriella Morris was shot in the cheek.

Police say they believe the men were targeting Janiya's father.

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