Sharon man arrested Sunday in shooting death of teen

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One person has been arrested in connection with the Sunday shooting death of a teen, KDKA-TV reported.

Leangelo Ford, 17, known as 'Leelee,' died Sunday after being shot inside a house in the 100 block of Strawbridge Avenue in Sharon.

Jontae Maurice Barnes, 19, of Sharon has been charged with one felony count of criminal homicide in connection with the shooting. He is being held in the Mercer County Prison on $200,000 bail.

According to police, as many as 20 people were having a gathering at the time of the shooting.

At 12:07 a.m. Sunday, police were dispatched to Sharon Regional Health System for a young man with a single gunshot wound to the chest. Mr. Ford was pronounced dead about two hours later.

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