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A teenager accused of fatally shooting a fellow passenger on a New York City bus has been convicted of murder


NEW YORK — A 15-year-old boy has been convicted of murder in the fatal shooting of a fellow passenger on a New York City bus.

A jury convicted Kahton Anderson in Brooklyn on Monday of charges including second-degree murder and attempted assault.

The Brooklyn teen faces 15 years to life in prison at his Feb. 18 sentencing.

Prosecutors say Anderson asked investigators if he'd shot a rival or an innocent man in the March 2014 killing of 39-year-old Angel Rojas.

Lawyers agreed that Anderson shot at three rival gang members on the bus. The retrial focused on whether Anderson thought they were about to attack him.

Anderson, a member of the Stack Money Goons gang, had said he acted in self-defense after other gang members had shot at him that day.

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