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Gang-Related Shooting Now A Homicide

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YAKIMA--A 16-year old Yakima boy dies more than a week after being shot in the head.

Oscar Garcia was shot in front of his house on Fourth Street on June 16.

He'd been on life support since then.

Yakima County Coroner Jack Hawkins confirmed Garcia passed away around 1:30 this morning.

Garcia's death is being ruled a homicide.  Police think it's gang-related.