Youngstown police still searching for second suspect in homicide case

A man was shot and killed on Indianoloa Ave. in Youngstown, Ohio.
Approximate location of shooting of Jarell Brown on July 26, 2015


YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – One teen has been arrested and another is on the loose – both are suspects in Youngstown’s latest homicide.

According to Youngstown police, Brayquan Walker, 16, is facing aggravated murder charges in connection to the shooting death of Jarell Brown.

Brown’s body was discovered Sunday, July 28 near the corner of Market Street and Indianola Avenue in the city’s uptown area.

Walker is being held at the Juvenile Justice Center.

Police are still looking for 15-year old James Johnson.

Police believe Brown was killed because of a disagreement over a crime the three had committed in the past that led to them being arrested.

Anyone with information on James Johnson is being asked to contact Youngstown police or call 911.

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