16-year-old arrested in connection to shooting deaths of two people in York City

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YORK — UPDATE;  Luis Joshua Vicente-Ramirez was arrested and taken into custody by the York City Police Department Patrol Division in the 300 Block of E. Cottage Place.

Previous Story; A teenager is wanted in connection to the shooting deaths of Jameel Murray and Dezmen Jones, according to York City Police.

Police obtained an arrest warrant for 16-year-old Luis Joshua Vicente-Ramirez.

He faces two counts of criminal homicide, firearms not to be carried without a license and possession of a firearm by a minor.

Murray, 28, was found deceased on September 26 in the backyard area of a home in the 600 block of West Princess Street. Jones, 15, was also found at the scene. He was transported to York Hospital, but later died.

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