Man Charged in Shooting Death of 17-Year-Old Boy

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Man Charged in Shooting Death of 17-Year-Old Boy

Leandre "Dre" Lane was shot and killed April 7 while walking to join a friend to play basketball.

INDIANAPOLIS -- A suspect has been charged in the murder of a 17-year-old boy from Indianapolis.

Leandre "Dre" Lane was shot and killed April 7 while walking to join a friend to play basketball.

Prosecutors Thursday charged Dwayne Harris with Lane's murder.

Investigators say a car pulled up to Lane and Harris got out and fired a gun. Lane died before he could be taken to a hospital.

Harris is also charged with robbery and carrying a handgun as a prior felon.

A court date has not been announced.

(Photo provided by IMPD.)

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