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Isaiah Harris was found shot on New Jersey Avenue Northwest. He is the youngest murder victim in D.C. this year. Police have arrested 26-year-old Eugene Kelly of Northeast for the killing.

A second teen was also injured in the shooting, but survived.

A vigil for Harris will be held Thursday evening at the Garnett Patterson Middle School, where he was an eighth-grade student. D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray is expected to attend.

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