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Lucas Cabassa found guilty of 1st degree murder

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Apr 10 2014 03:02:03 PM CDT
Updated On: Apr 10 2014 04:45:57 PM CDT

Jury to decide: calculated killer or scared kid?

EASTON, Pa. -

A Bethlehem teenager accused in a fatal shooting has been found guilty of first degree murder.

The jury handed down the verdict in the trial of Lucas Cabassa Thursday afternoon.

Cabassa was just 17-years-old when police say he shot and killed Joseph Rodriguez, 25. Police say it happened last June, after a fight in the 800 block of Argus Court.

Cabassa will be sentenced in May.

Tune into 69 News at 5:00 for the latest from the courtroom.