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Woman charged in connection with Austintown teen's death appears in court

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A woman charged in connection with the death of an Austintown teen appeared before a judge on Tuesday.

Roneishia Johnson answered to a charge of obstructing justice.

The 21-year-old, who turned herself in to authorities on Monday, failed to tell authorities that 16-year-old Gina Burger's murder occurred in her Compass West apartment.

Police say Johnson then helped put Burger's body in a garbage dumpster.

Eighteen-year-old Ricki Williams. IV is charged with killing Burger.


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