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The juvenile was charged with murder in the first degree on Friday, May 20, Beaverton police say.

COURTESY PHOTO: BEAVERTON POLICE - Milana Li, 13, shown here in a family photo, was found dead Tuesday, May 10 in a stream at Westside Linear Park. She had been reported missing the day prior., Beaverton Valley Times - NewsThe Beaverton Police Department charged a juvenile with first degree murder for the death of 13-year old Milana Li, according to a press release.

The juvenile was charged on the morning of Friday, May 20, police said. Police can't disclose further details due to juvenile confidentiality laws, the press release said.

As a matter of editorial policy, The Times does not report the names of juveniles accused of a crime unless they are tried as adults.

Officers found Li's body around 3 p.m. May 10, when Beaverton police responded to a call on the report of suspicious circumstances at Westside Linear Park in Beaverton. Li's body was found in a small stream near the intersection of Southwest Barrows Road and Horizon Boulevard.

On May 11, the Oregon State Medical Examiner ruled her death a homicide.

Li, a sixth-grader at Conestoga Middle School, was reported missing by her mother shortly before 1:15 p.m. Monday, May 9.

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