Vallejo: teen boy accused of killing woman in apt.


A teen boy was arrested on suspicion of killing a woman in an apartment complex in Vallejo this afternoon, according to police.

Officers responded at 3:40 p.m. to reports of shots fired in the area of 201 Maine St., an affordable housing complex near downtown Vallejo.

Police said that a suspect had been chased down by a security guard and was being detained in the complex office when they arrived.

Police took the 17-year-old boy into custody for questioning. Meanwhile, they discovered a homicide victim, identified as Shauntanae Lashauna Brown, 35, in apartment G-6.

The teen was booked into Solano County Jail on suspicion of murder, police said. Police have not disclosed his relationship to the victim.

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