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Update: Juvenile Charged In Deadly Duncan Park Shooting

Reported by: Tom Kenny
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Updated: 4/22 9:40 pm
Lexington Police charged a male juvenile in connection with the shooting death of a man in a park earlier this month.

Investigators said the suspect, whose name wasn't released because of his age, was arrested Monday night.

Antonio Franklin, Junior, 21, of Lexington, was shot in the head around 6:30 p.m. in Duncan Park on April 13, 2014.  He died the next day at the hospital.

Police said other arrests and charges were likely in the case, which remained under investigation.
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