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Lucas Cabassa found guilty of 1st degree murder

Published On: Apr 10 2014 04:02:03 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 10 2014 05:45:57 PM EDT

Jury to decide: calculated killer or scared kid?


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.