BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — UPDATE: Nankumba was arraigned Saturday morning before a Buffalo City Court Judge on a second-degree murder charge for killing girlfriend Larrinsha Johnson, according to the Erie County District Attorney’s Office.
He is due back in court on Thursday at 11 a.m. for a felony hearing. Nankumba is being held without bail.
ORIGINAL: Buffalo Police say they found 18-year-old Larrinsha Johnson dead in a vehicle at MLK Park overnight. According to police, they responded to a suspicious incident call at 2:30 a.m.
A short time later, officers located 18-year-old Mushagalusa Nankumba of Buffalo and charged him with second-degree murder.
Police tell News 4 the homicide appears to be domestic. Detectives are investigating where the incident occurred.
Officials say the Erie County medical examiners will conduct an autopsy to determine the cause of death.