Victim of deadly shooting at East Point MARTA station identified as 16-year-old

EAST POINT, Ga. — Police say a 16-year-old boy was shot to death at a MARTA station Sunday.

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According to Maj. Matthew Carrier with MARTA police, the shooting happened at around 3:30 p.m. on one of the train platforms.


Two other teens have been charged in his death. A 15-year-old boy has been charged with possession of a handgun by a person under the age of 18 and voluntary manslaughter.

An 18-year-old has been charged with simple battery and involuntary manslaughter.

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None of the teens involved have been identified because they are juveniles.

Police said the shooting resulted from a previous fight between the teens.

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