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One local teenager dead, second teen in jail after early-morning shooting

Christopher DeLeon was jailed Wednesday.
Christopher DeLeon was jailed Wednesday.(Jail photo)
Published: Feb. 24, 2021 at 8:44 AM CST|Updated: Feb. 24, 2021 at 2:19 PM CST
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TEMPLE, Texas (KWTX) - One Central Texas teenager is dead and a second was jailed Wednesday after an early-morning shooting in Temple.

Claire Hernandez, 19, died at Scott & White Medical Center after the shooting at around 12:15 a.m. Wednesday in the 1800 block of East French Avenue.

Officers arrested Christopher DeLeon, 18, of Temple.

He was in the Bell County Jail Wednesday afternoon.

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