Youngstown police: Chaney graduate shot dead identified, suspect charged

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A man has been charged in the shooting death of 18-year-old Sean Bell, a Chaney High School graduate.

Youngstown police say 21-year-old Myckle Hughes, of Campbell, is charged with murder.

Investigators believe robbery was the motive in the shooting. 

On Tuesday, police found Bell’s dead body inside a vehicle off of Oak Street Extension. They said the vehicle was in a ditch.

Hughes was arraigned Wednesday morning in Youngstown Municipal Court, where a $75,000 bond was set. 

He’ll be back in court again next week. 

Sean Bell’s Obituary

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