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Teens charged in deadly Steele Creek shooting

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police said two teens turned themselves in after a teen was found shot to death in Steele Creek late Sunday.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Two teenagers were arrested Monday in connection with a deadly shooting in Steele Creek.

According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, Jalen Boulware, 18, and Marvin Chavez-Quiffaro, 18, voluntarily went to CMPD headquarters Monday and interviewed with detectives in relation to the shooting death of Terale Claridy-Vaught. Following the interviews, both suspects were arrested by detectives.

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Credit: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police
Jalen Boulware

Boulware was charged with murder and discharging a firearm into an occupied property. Chavez-Quifaro was charged with accessory after the fact to murder.

Credit: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police
Marvin Chavez-Quiffaro

Claridy-Vaught was found dead early Monday morning after police heard gunshots while investigating a separate shooting incident on Carolina Forest Road.

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