Police: 13-year-old boy kills 11-year-old brother in ‘premeditated act’

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STREETSBORO, Ohio -- Streetsboro police released new information Tuesday morning on the shooting death of a Streetsboro boy.

In a news release, police said an 11-year-old boy was shot and killed by his 13-year-old brother in "what appears to be a premeditated act."

The 13-year-old has been arrested and charged with aggravated murder, police said. He was being held at the Portage County Juvenile Detention Center.

Police were called to a house on Alden Dr. around 9:30 p.m. Monday for a report that a juvenile had been shot. The boy was rushed to UH Ravenna where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators said the 13-year-old used a handgun he stole from his grandfather's home.

Police said the names of the boys were not being released at this time.

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