OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A man charged in the death of a teenager at an Omaha motel is now facing a second-degree murder charge.
Police also said Friday they had arrested a second person in connection with the case.
Twenty-year-old Mason Beaverson originally faced a manslaughter charge in the Sept. 4 death of of 17-year-old Evan Latto at a Motel 6.
Police say witnesses told investigators Beaverson pulled a gun from his waistband and shot Latto.
On Friday police booked 18-year-old Trinity Hendrickson into jail on a possible tampering with evidence charge.