Suspect Charged in Harrisburg’s 12th Homicide of the Year

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A Harrisburg man was arraigned on murder charges in an early morning fatal shooting on North 6th Street.  36-year-old Lagenza Junious, is accused of fatally shooting 21-year-old Adreanna Evans and seriously wounding her 19 year old campanion.  Police responded to a report of a shooting at an apartment in the 900 block of North 6th Street, just before 6 o’clock Friday morning.

They discovered Evans dead in her bedroom from a gunshot to her head. Her companion had been shot in the face and arm and was in serious condition. He is being treated at Hershey Medical Center.  Junious and Evans lived in the same apartment building. Police say they had been involved in a relationship until recently and were separated.

2012-12-03143 Lagenza Junious

Lagenza Junious

A witness who knows Junious saw him leave the building and walk away.  He was reportedly bleeding a good bit. Officers followed a blood trail to an apartment building in the 200 block of Boas Street. A short time later Junious showed up at the Police Bureau and surrendered.  Investigators believe Junious injured himself shattering a glass as he broke into Evans’ apartment.

Charges against Junious include Murder, Attempted Homicide, Aggravated Assault, Burglary, Recklessly Endangering Another Person and Person Not Possess Firearm.

Anyone with addition information on the case is asked to contact Detective Joan O’Connor at (717) 255-3175 or Corporal Todd Abromitis at (717) 255-3115.

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