Williamstown boy shoots brother over girlfriend

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Dakota Thornton

WILLIAMSTOWN – State police at Lykens were summoned to the 100 block of Autumn Drive, for a homicide early Wednesday morning, March 30.
Police say 15-year-old Dakota Thornton shot and killed his 18-year-old brother during a dispute over the brother’s girlfriend.
They said Dakota Thornton of Williams Township is being charged as an adult with homicide for the death of Dominick Thornton. The killing occurred just before 2 a.m. in the 100 block of Autumn Drive, investigators said.

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