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Teen charged with murder of 17-year-old boy Parma boy

Published: Jun. 22, 2022 at 1:03 PM EDT
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PARMA, Ohio (WOIO) - A 16-year-old male has been charged with the murder of a 17-year-old from Parma in Cuyahoga County Juvenile Court, according to Parma police.

The teen was arrested during an execution of a search warrant by SWAT team members, Parma Police officers, and Parma Police detectives in the 3100 block of Liggett Drive on June 22.

He was also charged with felonious assault and improper discharge over a roadway, Lt. Daniel Ciryak said.

19 News crews were following up on Tuesday’s deadly shooting when they came across the SWAT standoff.

The family identified the 17-year-old victim as Lawrence Morgan of Snow Road.

According to police, the two juveniles did know one another and it was not a random shooting.

The investigation into this matter is ongoing and no additional information will be released at this time.

This story will be updated.

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