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Sunday, October 21, 2007                                                                                       View Comments

16-year-old pastor's son arrested for shooting parents

WELLINGTON, Ohio -- Police in Brighton Township in Lorain County said that a teenager shot his parents.

The boy's mother was killed and his father, who is also a pastor, is in critical condition after being shot in their home on Peck-Wadsworth Road on Saturday.

Marc Petric, 45, was flown to MetroHealth Medical Center after the shooting at 7 p.m. Sue Petric died at the scene.

Marc is the pastor at New Life Assembly of God.

The couple's 16-year-old son, Daniel, is being questioned by the Lorain County Sheriff.

Officials said he was the sole person responsible for the crime.

Daniel was arrested after police spotted him driving his father's 1999 green Windstar.

He has not been charged yet. Daniel is expected in court Monday morning.

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