Teen charged in fatal Detroit shooting
Suspect, victim knew each other
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy charged a 15-year-old Friday with carelessly discharging a weapon in the deadly shooting of another Detroit teenager the same age.
According to the prosecutor’s office, the two boys knew each other.
At around 1:40 a.m. on Sept. 15 Detroit police were sent to the 16600 block of Belton Street in Detroit where they found the victim’s body in a rear bedroom, according to officials.
The teenager was later pronounced dead at a local hospital where he was sent for treatment.
A pretrial conference is scheduled for 9 a.m. Oct. 1 at the Lincoln Hall of Justice in Detroit.
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