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Second arrest made in North Port Killing

Posted at 2:05 PM, May 19, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-19 22:55:30-04

Sarasota Sheriff's Office Deputies along with North Port Police have arrested a man involved in the shooting death of a North Port man.

23-year-old Tyrik James Bell was arrested for having connections with the shooting death of 19-year-old Trent Bartol-Thomas.

The shooting happened in early January 2018 inside a home along Porto Chico Avenue in North Port.

Police have already arrested another man involved in the shooting, 21-year-old Dontae Lamar Stanley, Jr. from Sarasota County.  He is facing charges including homicide and an armed home invasion robbery.

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