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2 teens arrested in fatal Missouri shooting of 17-year-old

February 7, 2019

KIRKSVILLE, Mo. (AP) — Authorities have arrested two teens in the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old in northern Missouri.

KTVO-TV reports that the 17- and 18-year-old suspects were booked into the Adair County Detention Center on suspicion of second-degree murder in the death of Izaiha McFarland.

Police in Kirksville say McFarland was shot late Wednesday. He was rushed to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Authorities searched for several hours before taking the two suspects into custody.

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Information from: KTVO-TV, http://www.ktvotv3.com

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