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Lansing man charged in fatal shooting of 16-year-old in March

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Posted at 12:58 PM, Dec 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-07 13:37:10-05

LANSING, Mich. — An 18-year-old Lansing man has been charged in a fatal shooting that took place on March 31.

Deshown Ernesto Clark Jr. was arraigned on open murder and felony firearm charges last month. Lansing police announced his arrest today.

Polie said responded to a shooting near Burneway and Seaway drives on the evening of March 31 and found a 16-year-old Darrell Smith, a junior at Sexton High School, with a gun shot wound. He was taken to the hospital where he died from his injuries.

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Erica Murphy

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1:21 PM, Mar 03, 2021

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