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Police: 15-year-old in midstate arrested in older brother's slaying

Written by The Associated Press | Mar 30, 2016 2:06 PM
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(Harrisburg) -- State police have arrested a 15-year-old youth in the shooting death of his 18-year-old brother.

Police in Dauphin County said troopers responded to a 911 call shortly before 2 a.m. Wednesday at a home in Williamstown Township.

They said the 18-year-old victim was found shot to death and his younger brother was taken into custody without incident.

Police said investigators were told that the shooting occurred during a dispute over the older brother's girlfriend.

Police said the younger brother would be charged as an adult with homicide in the case.

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