Teenager Slain In Akron

Akron, OH - A 17-year-old boy, identified as Derion Edwards from Prince Avenue in Cleveland, was apparently unlawfully killed by another teen Monday afternoon at a residence on the 1300 block of Marcy Street.

Edwards was pronounced dead at 3:45 p.m., on June 25, 2007.

Police have arrested a 16-year-old boy who has been charged with murder.

Police say the case moved quickly, because many witnesses came forward. The teen turned himself in Monday evening.

Akron Police are in charge of this investigation and an autopsy will be performed later Tuesday.