UPPER DARBY, Pa. (CBS) – Upper Darby police are trying to locate a teenage suspect wanted for third degree murder. Police say 16-year-old Jermaine Young has been charged as an adult with third-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a 14-year-old boy.

The incident happened shortly after 6.30pm on Friday evening at a house in Ruskin Lane.

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Court documents claim that Young, the victim and five friends were there to make a video clip when police said Young fired.

According to court documents, Young was allegedly holding a gun on a couch in the basement at the time of the shooting. After the shooting, Young reportedly later told his sister that he had accidentally shot the victim.

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Court documents say Young also allegedly told his sister he didn’t know there was a bullet in the gun.

Anyone with information about Young’s whereabouts is asked to contact Upper Darby Police.

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CBS3’s Joe Holden contributed to this report.


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