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Teen charged in murder of Brooklyn 19-year-old found in snow

Posted at 5:21 PM, Apr 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-15 17:21:37-04

The body of a 19-year-old was found in East Flatbush, Brooklyn. (PIX11)

EAST FLATBUSH, Brooklyn — Police have charged a teenager in an execution-style shooting that killed a 19-year-old in Brooklyn in March.

A city snow plow driver found the body of Trevon Dickens, 19, with a gunshot wound to his head on Mar. 16 in East Flatbush. Sources say Dickens had been left for dead on the snowy sidewalk.

The East New York resident was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police arrested Kendall Sylvester, 15, on Friday. He was charged with murder and criminal possession of a weapon.

No motive in the shooting has been identified.

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