Teen Homicide in Sayre, Pa

SAYRE, Pennsylvania (WETM)

16-year-old Jacob Watkins of Sayre, Pa was shot walking to Dandy Mini Mart on Spring st. Around 4 am, the victim was reportedly walking to a local convenience store to meet with friends. Eye-witnesses say two African-American men walked up to the victim, and allegedly started to push and shove him. Jacob then reached for his knife, and one of the men then shot him. Sayre Police said that Jacob was reported dead at Robert Packer Hospital at about 5:30 am.

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(WETM John Wheeler 6:09 am)