Two suspects charged with murder of teen

Two men have been arrested and charged with the murder of 17-year-old Raekwon Brown. Brown was shot and killed outside the Jeremiah E. Burke High School in Dorchester on June 8.

Jonathan Aguasvivas, 23, of Roxbury, and Benzy Bain, 24, of Mattapan, were arraigned in court Wednesday and ordered held without bail. A prosecutor did not give a possible motive for the shooting at arraignment.

Raekwon Brown

Raekwon Brown

In a joint statement, Boston Police Commissioner William Evans and Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel Conley said more charges could be forthcoming against the men as the investigation unfolds.

Both Aguasvivas and Bain have served time in prison on firearms charges, according to the Boston Globe. In March, 2015,¬†Aguasvivas was reportedly a passenger in the car driven by Angelo West, who, after being pulled over, then shot Boston Police Officer John Moynihan in the face. Police shot and killed West. Aguasvivas was not charged.

Attorneys for both suspects deny that their clients had any involvement with the shooting.

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