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Teenagers charged with murder in Alabama birthday shooting

The dance studio where the birthday party took place. Photo: AP

Two teenage boys have been charged with murder after the deadly rampage at a weekend Sweet 16 birthday party in Dadeville that killed four and injured 32.

The boys, 16-year-old Travis McCullough and 17-year-old Ty Reik McCullough from Tuskegee, were taken into custody on charges of reckless murder on Tuesday night.

Authorities say more charges are expected. 

A prosecutor said the suspects would be charged as adults.

The motive or the type of firearm used has not been revealed.

Writing by Chinasa Ossai; Editing by Annabel Nwachukwu