Teenager Found Guilty in Cheektowaga Town Park Shooting Case

June 4, 2013 Updated Jun 4, 2013 at 1:34 PM EDT

By Mitch Simon

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June 4, 2013 Updated Jun 4, 2013 at 1:34 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - A teenager was found guilty of manslaughter in court Tuesday morning for a shooting in a Cheektowaga park two summers ago.

Prosecutors say Dontre Jones shot 18-year-old Ira Watkins to death during a water balloon fight in Cheektowaga Town Park in 2011.

Jones was also found guilty of Criminal Possession of a Weapon.

He will be sentenced on August 26th.