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GRANITE CITY, Ill. (KSDK) - Police have arrested someone for the shooting death of a Granite City, Ill. teen.

Thirteen-year-old Clayton Veninga wasshot and killed Wednesday evening in the 2000 block of Cleveland.

On Thursday night police announced an arrest has been made in the case.

An adult male from Granite City has been taken into custody for the shooting. Charges are expected to be filed Friday.

Authorities say the man was an acquaintance of Clayton's.

Police will not comment on a motive, except to say the shooting was not an accident. He was taken into custody Thursday without incident.

The suspect's name will be released when charges are filed.