Boy, 15, accused of fatally shooting another 15-year-old in Ocoee

OCOEE, Fla. — A 15-year-old boy is accused of fatally shooting another 15-year-old boy, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office said.

The 15-year-old is facing a second-degree murder charge.

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Investigators said the shooting happened at 4:40 a.m. Monday in the 500 block of 2nd Street.

Deputies said they located Jesus Ramirez, 15, and rendered aid, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Detectives said the shooting was not random, and that there is no ongoing danger to the public.

No other details were available.

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Katlyn Brieskorn, WFTV.com

Katlyn Brieskorn is a Digital Assignment Editor at WFTV. She joined Channel 9 in July 2019.