Teen charged in connection with Washington County homicide

Teen charged in connection with Washington County homicide

July 26, 2018 07:30 PM

An Essex County teen is now charged with murdering a Washington County teen.

Adrian Sawyer, 16, of Ticonderoga is accused of killing Maverick Bowman, 15, in Putnam.

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The Post-Star is reporting the victim was killed with a machete during an argument over a girl.

According to the paper, the suspect made comments to a relative and they contacted police.

The victim was found on County Route 2 Thursday.

Police say this is an isolated incident and there is no danger to the community.

An autopsy is scheduled for a later date.


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