18-year-old charged for officer Yandy Chirino fatal shooting

Yandy Chirino Death – Obituary: 18-year-old Jason Banegas has been arrested and charged Thursday on the first-degree murder of a South Florida police officer, according to authorities.

According to court documents, Banegas has multiple arrest history and have testified to breaking into people’s homes and resisting arrest.

Officer Yandy Chirino was shot and killed on October 17th, 2021, after responding to a break-in call. Banegas reportedly resisted arrest and pulled out a semi-automatic handgun. Another officer arrived at the scene and arrested the suspect.

Chirino was transported to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead.