A 17-year-old suspect is being charged as an adult in the shooting death of a teenager in Denver.
Deontre Hollie is charged with first-degree murder in the death of 16-year-old Tayanna Manuel, the Denver District Attorney’s Office said Wednesday in a news release.
Tayanna’s body was found by police officers on Dec. 26 behind a dumpster at 4927 North Sedalia St., according to the release. Her death was ruled a homicide by the Denver Office of the Medical Examiner.
Hollie was arrested on Saturday by the Denver Police Department.
Hollie, who is suspected of shooting a juvenile male the same night that Tayanna was shot, is also charged with attempted first-degree murder, first-degree assault with a deadly weapon serious bodily injury, and tampering with physical evidence of a felony crime.
Source: Read Full Article