The ex-boyfriend of the 20-year-old woman who was fatally shot in the head while walking her 3-month-old baby in a stroller on the Upper East Side has been taken into custody, according to police sources.
The 24-year-old man, who police have been hunting down as a person of interest in the slaying of 20-year-old Azsia Johnson, was taken to Manhattan’s 19 Precinct on Friday night, sources said.
No charges have been announced.
Johnson was shot in the head at point-blank range as she walked her baby in a stroller on Lexington Avenue and East 95th on Wednesday night.
The baby was not injured in the shooting, which occurred near Samuel Seabury Playground, according to police.