Tragic Shooting Claims Life of 17-Year-Old in Lawrenceville

June 14, 2024
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The Gist: A 17-year-old boy died following a shooting on Memorial Court in Lawrenceville on June 13, 2024.

Police have arrested 19-year-old Uriah Sincere Hall in connection with the incident.

The Details: On Thursday night, Lawrenceville Police responded to a 911 call reporting a shooting on Memorial Court. Officers arrived shortly after 10:00 PM to find a semi-conscious 17-year-old in the front yard of a house, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Despite their efforts to render aid, the teenager succumbed to his injuries at the hospital.

Investigators quickly gathered evidence at the scene, locating the suspected firearm. They determined that the suspect, 19-year-old Uriah Sincere Hall, was known to the victim’s girlfriend. Hall was apprehended, questioned, and subsequently charged with aggravated assault, felony murder, and possession of a firearm during the commission of certain crimes.

By The Numbers:

  • Time of incident: Shortly after 10 p.m., June 13.
  • Age of victim: 17 years old
  • Age of suspect: 19 years old
  • Charges: Aggravated Assault, Felony Murder, Possession of a firearm during the commission of certain crimes

What You Can Do: Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Lawrenceville Police Detective Osterberg at eosterberg@LawrencevillePD.com or by calling 770-670-5174. Anonymous tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 404-577-8477 or via their website.

What’s Next?: The investigation remains active as detectives continue to gather information and piece together the events leading up to the shooting. Updates will be provided as new information becomes available.


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