Police: North Plainfield teen charged with murdering 16-year-old

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A 15-year-old from North Plainfield was charged with first-degree murder Friday.

The suspect, only being identified as QC because of his age, is accused of killing 16-year-old Altereek Johnson.

Authorities say Johnson was found shot near Steiner Avenue. They say he was targeted.

The suspect surrendered to police Friday.

 

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