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Two teens charged in connection to fatal southwest Charlotte shooting

Two teenagers turned themselves in to police and are facing charges in connection to the fatal shooting of another teen in southwest Charlotte.
Two teenagers turned themselves in to police and are facing charges in connection to the fatal shooting of another teen in southwest Charlotte. WBTV

Two teenagers turned themselves in to police and are facing charges in connection to a fatal shooting of another teen in southwest Charlotte.

Police were investigating reports of gunshots Sunday night at a home in the 14400 block of Carolina Forest Road, when they heard additional shots nearby, police said.

Officers found 18-year-old Terale Claridy-Vaught a few blocks away in the roadway on Carolina Forest Road. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Two teenagers, 18-year-olds Jalen Boulware and Marvin Chavez-Quiffaro, turned themselves in to police headquarters Monday, police said.

Boulware was charged with murder and discharging a firearm into an occupied property, while Chavez-Quiffaro was charged with accessory after the fact to murder, police said.

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