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* Davante Riley 15-year-old Oakland girl friend charged with murder

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UPDATE Click Here Davante Riley funeral at Cosmopolitan Baptist Church at 988 85th Avenue in Oakland broke out in a gun battle

A 15-year-old Oakland girl was charged with murder today for the shooting death of her 18-year-old boyfriend early Sunday, Alameda County Assistant District Attorney Matt Golde said.Golde said he also charged the girl with using a weapon in connection with the death of Davante Riley at an apartment at 2257 East 20th St. in Oakland at 12:14 a.m. Sunday.The girl is being charged as a juvenile, not as an adult, and is scheduled to appear in Alameda County Juvenile Court on Thursday for a detention hearing.Golde said the girl told investigators that the shooting was unintentional but he said he charged her with murder because he believes she acted recklessly in handling a gun that was present at the party.Investigators are still interviewing the people who were at the party and haven’t determined who owned the gun that caused Riley’s death, Golde said.

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