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3 teens arrested in connection to April murder on 33rd Street

WRBL Staff - COLUMBUS, Ga. -- Columbus police say three teens are in custody facing charges connected to a deadly shooting back in April.

A police report says Samuel Jones and Tramal Williams, both 17-years-old, are charged with the murder of 21-year-old Jakorbin King. The third suspect, 19-year-old Tyler Teal, is charged with aggravated assault in connection with the shooting.

As News 3 reported, King was found dead in his apartment on 33rd Street around 6 a.m. on Sunday, April 30. Investigators have not yet confirmed the motive for the shooting.

Suspects Williams and Teal were taken into custody on outstanding warrants Tuesday in Phenix City and sent back to Columbus. Police tell News 3 Jones was found and arrested shortly before 11 a.m. Wednesday.

 

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