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Second teen charged in Burlington shooting, police say

Officers said a 16-year-old is in custody after a shooting on Wicker Street.
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BURLINGTON, N.C. — Another teen is facing charges after a shooting in Burlington, according to police.

Burlington police said a 16-year-old boy was arrested Friday after a shooting on the 600 block of Wicker Street on March 7.

Officers said the 16-year-old shot into an oncoming vehicle.

Investigators said no one was injured in the shooting and that it appeared to be a targeted incident.

The 16-year-old is charged with attempted first-degree murder, discharge firearm into occupied dwelling, discharge of firearm into occupied property, according to police.

Burlington police said the other teen involved is charged with aiding and abetting attempted first-degree murder. 


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