Nora Osman update: House party shooting death involved rival gangs, Phoenix police say

PHOENIX - Authorities have charged five people in the November 9 shooting death of a 19-year-old woman in Phoenix.

Phoenix police say Nora Osman was at a house party near 51st and Southern avenues and as she was standing out front with a group of friends around 11 p.m. a vehicle drove by and the suspects fired over 30 rounds into the group.

Police say the suspects had driven by the house earlier and noticed members from a rival gang were attending the party.

The shooting suspects loaded into one vehicle and a comment was made about "shutting down the party," according to police.

The suspects circled back by the house and all the occupants in the vehicle, including the driver, allegedly opened fire on the group of people standing out front.

Police say Nora Osman was an unintended victim of the gang violence. Three other people were injured. Police say they took themselves to the hospital where they were treated and released.

During the investigation it was determined those responsible for the shooting were rival gang members.

The Phoenix Police Department and Maricopa County Attorney's Office announced charges on the following five suspects:

Abraham Ntiamoah, 15, faces charges of first-degree murder, felony murder, drive-by shooting, conspiracy to commit murder, leading/assisting a criminal street gang, aggravated assault.

Theodore Montgomery, 18, faces charges of first-degree murder, felony murder, drive-by shooting, conspiracy to commit murder, leading/assisting a criminal street gang, aggravated assault.

D'Drique Price, 18, faces charges of first-degree murder, felony murder, drive-by shooting, conspiracy to commit murder, leading/assisting a criminal street gang, aggravated assault.

Marquis Young, 18, faces charges of first-degree murder, felony murder, drive-by shooting, conspiracy to commit murder, leading/assisting a criminal street gang, aggravated assault.

Jacorian White, 21, faces charges of conspiracy to commit murder, leading/assisting a criminal street gang.

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