CLIFTON - A teenager charged with murder in connection with the fatal shooting of a worker outside a Clifton business will be in court Tuesday.
The 17-year-old is accused of shooting Leandro Mendoza Friday outside a liquor store.
Police say Mendoza and another store employee were closing the business for the night when they were approached by a masked gunman who opened fire on them.
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Mendoza was fatally wounded while the other employee sustained minor injuries. Neighbors say Mendoza and his family took over operating the liquor store several months ago.
No word on a motive for the shooting.