Cops ID suspect in shooting death of 14-year-old girl

Cops say Kevin McClinton, 21, is responsible for the deadly shooting of 14-year-old D'Aja Robinson.
Cops say Kevin McClinton, 21, is responsible for the deadly shooting of 14-year-old Daja Robinson. Credit: NYPD

Police have identified a suspect in the deadly shooting of a 14-year-old Queens girl on a city bus earlier this month.

Kevin McClinton, 21, allegedly fired multiple shots at a Q6 bus near Sutphin Boulevard and Rockaway Boulevard in Queens on the night of May 18.

Daja Robinson was riding the bus on her way home from a Sweet 16 party when she was shot in the head and killed.

Police have said that the shooting was gang related and that Robinson was not the target.

McClinton is described as 5-foot-10, 160 pounds, with dreadlocks.

Anyone with information in regards to this homicide or the whereabouts of Kevin McClinton is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.



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