Fifteen year old answers to homicide charges

(Cleveland) - It was a day in juvenile court for a 15 year old boy, charged in a fatal shooting on November 23rd.

The teen is suspected of firing the gun that took the life of an 11 year old boy during a birthday party. The 15 year old is being held at the Cuyahoga County Juvenile Detention Center. Police have yet to reveal what caused the shooting.

Tyshaun Taylor was wounded in the chest at an apartment on East 97th Street, and was carried outside by two friends seeking help. He later died at Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital.

The 15 year old suspect is charged with reckless homicide.

(Photos by Ken Robinson/WTAM)

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