• Police: Teen arrested after allegedly killing 16-year-old during fight in Titusville

    By: Chip Skambis

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    TITUSVILLE, Fla. - A 16-year-old boy was shot and killed after a fight in Titusville Sunday afternoon, police said. 

    Johntreavean Lashawn Tilley was shot around 4 p.m. near the corner of Third Avenue and Booker Street.

     

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    Tilley, a Titusville High School student, was taken to a hospital where he later died, police said. 

     

    Erien Dah'mir Jaquez Hampton, 17, ran away after the shooting, police said.

     

    Witnesses told police they could find Hampton on Nova Terrace, where he was arrested without incident a short time later.

     

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    Hampton is charged with first-degree murder and assault with a deadly weapon.

     

    A judge ordered Hampton held in secure detention until another court date next month during a hearing Monday. 

     

    The preliminary investigation revealed that there was some type of previous dispute between the teens, police said. 

     

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