Boys 14 and 15 suspected in slaying of Omaha 17-year-old

February 28, 2018

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police say they’ve arrested two boys suspected of fatally shooting an Omaha 17-year-old and wounding another.

Omaha police say detectives arrested the 14- and 15-year-old boys Tuesday on suspicion of first-degree murder and related crimes. Their names haven’t been released.

The shots rang out around 5 p.m. Sunday in northeast Omaha. Police say 17-year-old Zachary Parker was pronounced dead at Nebraska Medical Center and 17-year-old Devon Darnell was treated there and released.

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