Arrests made in shooting death of taxi driver

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By Nicole Estaphan, FOX 5 Digital Reporter
Gwinnett County Police have charged two people in connection with the shooting death of a taxi cab driver in Tucker on Sunday.
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Police say Aidarous Abdella, 53, dropped Elizabeth MeKonnen, 29, off at a condo complex to meet up with her ex-boyfriend, 34-year-old Henok Basore.
An argument ensued between Basore and MeKonnen.

The taxi driver attempted to intervene when he was shot in the head by Basore, according to police.
The suspect fled the scene, but was taken into custody a short time later.
Basore has been charged with Felony Murder and Aggravated Assault. MeKonnen is charged with making false statements.

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