Teenager Arrested For Murder near Elementary School

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WTVN)--Columbus Police have identified the suspect that is now in custody for the shooting death of a teenager, and injuries to another teen, stemming from a shooting near an elementary school last week.

13-year-old Juano Payton was taken into custody without further incident Tuesday night. He was wanted for the shooting death of 14-year-old Jaykwon Sharp near Shady Lane Elementary School on May 22nd.

14-year-old Miracle Carolina was also shot in the incident. She is expected to recover from her injuries.

Police believe the shooting stemmed from an argument between the suspect and victim.

(photo courtesy Columbus Police)

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