Teen charged with attempted homicide in Reno park shooting

By The Associated Press | Posted - Dec. 31, 2015 at 2:10 a.m.



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RENO, Nev. (AP) — Police have arrested a 15-year-old boy accused of shooting another teen in the head at a Reno park, leaving him in critical condition.

The suspect was being held at a juvenile detention center Wednesday. He faces charges of attempted homicide and robbery with a deadly weapon.

Police say the shooting happened Tuesday afternoon after the suspect robbed the victim in the park.

The 16-year-old was shot in the head as he was driving away. He was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.

A passenger who was in the vehicle at the time of the shooting was not injured.

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