PENN HILLS (KDKA) – The funeral for a Penn Hills teenager who was murdered earlier this week was held Saturday morning.

Teesa Williams, 17, was shot in her home on Azalea Drive on Tuesday.

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The funeral service was held at the Laketon United Methodist Church on Frankstown Road at 1 p.m.

Police have arrested 16-year-old Akeem Page-Jones in connection with Williams’ death.

According to police, Page-Jones allegedly shot Williams and then set the house on fire.

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He is being charged as an adult with criminal homicide, arson, reckless endangerment and possession of a firearm by a minor.

Investigators said they looked at cell phone records and found that Jones and Williams had had contact just hours before firefighters discovered her body.

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