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Man arrested in College Area shooting that killed 18-year-old

Police arrested a 22-year-old suspect in a hunting who killed a teenager as he left a college party last month.

On Saturday, June 25, 18-year-old Kevin Burton was shot as he and his friends were driving away from a party on Art Street, just off El Cajon Boulevard. A bullet pierced their car and struck Burton, who later died at the hospital.

Barton had just graduated from Grossmond High School weeks before. He planned to play football this year at San Diego Mesa College.

On Friday, police arrested David Rasean Vereen in the Bay Terraces neighborhood as a suspect in the case. He was booked into the county jail on charges of murder and shooting at a residence.

Police said Saturday they are still trying to determine if there was an argument or other incident at the house party before the shooting.

On the day of the party, police had received several radio calls reporting shots fired in the area. Another bullet had struck a window of an apartment complex on El Cajon Avenue. no injuries were reported.

Police are asking anyone with information about the incident to call the homicide unit at 619-531-2293 or Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.

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