15-year-old charged in connection to fatal St. Paul shooting

15-year-old charged in connection to fatal St. Paul shooting Photo: St. Paul Police Department

Updated: September 12, 2019 04:40 PM

A 15-year-old has been charged in connection to a St. Paul shooting that left one man dead.

A statement from the Ramsey County Attorney's Office said the teen was charged as a juvenile of one count of first-degree murder and two counts of second-degree assault.


According to the statement, the two assault counted are connected to two separate victims who were driving on Rice Street at the time of the shooting. 

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According to police,  officers were called Monday evening to the area of Rice Street and Winnipeg Avenue West after multiple 911 callers reported a shooting. When officers arrived, they located an 18-year-old man inside of a store who suffered multiple gunshot wounds. 

Police said the victim -- later identified as 18-year-old Raumez Shawntez Ross -- was pronounced dead at the scene. 

The teen made his first appearance in court Thursday afternoon. 

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