CLEVELAND – A third of 15-year-old boy has been charged in a Cleveland shooting death of a preteen boy and left five young people were injured, bringing the number of people charged to five.
Two 15-year-old boys and two young adults who were previously arrested in connection with the Nov. 25 shooting.
The latest teen suspect was arrested last week arrested on suspicion of crimes, including aggravated murder. The Associated Press generally does not identify the boy charged with the crimes.
Police say at least 20 shots were fired at a group of teens outside a liquor store.
Twelve-year-old Parma seventh-year-old Abdel Bashiti was fatally shot as he and his father walked outside with their family’s beauty supply store after the gunfire began.
A judge will decide whether the transfer of the youthful defendants’ cases up to adult court.