News Conference Delayed In Death Case

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HAZLETON — A news conference originally scheduled for Monday on a beating death in Hazleton has been postponed until Tuesday.

Breon Judon, 19, from Hazleton was led off in cuffs Sunday morning from the police station in Hazleton.

Judon is charged with homicide, kidnapping and robbery for the beating death of Aaron Reznick two weeks ago.

According to paperwork, Judon assaulted the victim in order to steal his iPhone.

Mitchell Dedes, 17, is also implicated in the crime, but has not been charged.

Dedes is locked up in the Luzerne County Prison on other charges.