Teenager, 15, arrested in fatal shooting

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A 15-year-old boy was taken into custody Friday in the shooting death of a 21-year-old man in Delray Beach earlier this week.

At 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, Delray Beach police responded to reports of gunfire at 802 SE Second Ave. There they found Johnson St. Louis with multiple gunshot wounds.

Johnson was taken to the hospital where he died from his injuries, said Ted White, a spokesman for the Delray Beach Police Department.

The U.S. Marshals assisted Delray Beach detectives when they arrested the teen. White said the teen will face a charge of first-degree murder. The teen was not identified.

No other information was available Friday evening.

Eileen Kelley can be reached at 772-925-9193 or ekelley@sunsentinel.com. Follow on Twitter @reporterkell.

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