15-year-old arrested at D.C. high school, facing murder charges in Virginia

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WASHINGTON (WDVM) — A 15-year-old boy was arrested at Eastern Senior High School in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday. The teen now faces several charges — including murder — in Virginia.

According to the Accomack County Sheriff’s Office, the teen was involved in a mid-October shooting in Onancock.

Deputies responding to the shooting on Oct. 13 found 23-year-old Nicholas Kyle Joseph at the scene with multiple gunshot wounds. Joseph died from his injuries on Oct. 14.

The 15-year-old is is set to be extradited to Virginia on Thursday, Dec. 2.

Another teenager, a 17-year-old boy, has also been arrested in connection with Joseph’s murder. That teen is being held at the Norfolk Juvenile Detention Center.

Both boys are being charged with first-degree murder, second-degree murder, robbery, use of a firearm while committing a robbery, and use of a firearm while committing a felony.

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