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Teen turns himself into police, faces charges in Takim Smith murder

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TROY, N.Y. -- Police say 16-year-old Chawn Sheares, of Troy, turned himself in at around 5 p.m. Friday evening.

He faces several charges, including 2nd-Degree Murder, Robbery, and Conspiracy.

Sheares is the seventh person -- five of them teens-- to be arrested in connection with the homicide at the Corliss Park apartment complex last month.

Police tell NEWS10 Takim Smith was lured to an apartment with the offer of sex but was then attacked and stabbed in a robbery attempt. He died as a result of his injuries.

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