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19-year-old man shot to death in Austin

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CHICAGO - A 19-year-old man was shot to death in the city's Austin neighborhood Saturday afternoon, according to police.
Police said the man was on the sidewalk in the 5000 block of West Augusta Boulevard just before 1:50 p.m. when two unknown men approached before revealing firearms and opening fire.
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14-year-old boy charged following deadly shooting in Duquesne turns himself in

14-year-old boy charged following deadly shooting in Duquesne turns himself in

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Carlo Owens,14, turned himself in to the Allegheny County Police at approximately 2 p.m. July 24.
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Georgia man arrested in 1988 murder, sexual assault of 8-year-old boy

Georgia man arrested in 1988 murder, sexual assault of 8-year-old boy

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ROSWELL, Ga. - The Roswell Police Department has made an arrest in a cold case in which an 8-year-old boy was brutally sexually assaulted and murdered in 1988.
Michael Coates, age 56, was arrested Wednesday in connection to the 1988 murder of 8-year old Joshua Harmon. Police say DNA evidence linked Coates to child's murder.
The Roswell Police Department shared news of the arrest on their Facebook page:
Harmon was reported missing by his parents on May 15, 1988, after he failed to come home for dinner. After two days of searching, the little boy's body was found in a wooded area near the...
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