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Man Charged with Murdering Teen



Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A Buffalo man has been arraigned in the rape and murder of a 13 year old girl Labor Day Weekend.

21 year old Darshawn Morris is accused of raping 13 year old Lanasha Rollerson at an early morning party September 1st on Hagen Street before stabbing her to death.

Police say Rollerson left home on her own to go to that party. Her family had not been aware she left her home until later that day.

Rollerson's body was found September 3rd behind a Newburgh Street garage. Morris was arrested September 4th and had been held on $1 million bail.

Trial is slated for March 3, 2014.

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Locations : Buffalo
People : Darshawn MorrisLanasha Rollerson
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