15-year-old accused of murder, family said victim was driven around for hours after shooting: report

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Source: Mega

Aug. 20 2021, Published 12:01 p.m. ET

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One teenager is dead and another has been arrested and charged in connection to his murder, according to police in Tennessee.

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On Aug. 14, the U.S. Marshals said 17-year-old Kentravis Vaughn, also known as "K.T.," was shot to death.

According to WREG, Vaughn was shot on East Olive Avenue, but his body was found dead in a car at the corner of B.B. King Boulevard and Union Avenue., which is several miles away.

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Vaughn’s aunt talked to WREG and said it is disturbing that her nephew was shot and then driven around for hours before police were told of the violent attack.

An arrest warrant was issued for a 15-year-old, and three days later, he was arrested at a Memphis area high school, FOX 13 Memphis reported.

The teenager has been charged with second-degree murder, police said.

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