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Police in Alabama arrest suspect in robbery shooting death

November 27, 2018

PRICHARD, Ala. (AP) — A suspect has been arrested in the shooting death of a man during a robbery earlier this month in Alabama.

The Prichard Police Department told news outlets Monday that 22-year-old Marquiel Lamar Manassa of Prichard has been arrested and charged with felony murder in the Nov. 10 shooting death of 21-year-old Xydarius Harrison.

Police say Manassa tried to rob Harrison and his brother. Police say the victim was shot as he tried to escape. The victim’s brother made it to a grocery store and called for help.

Manassa is being held in Mobile County Jail. He does not yet have an attorney.

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This story has been corrected to fix spelling of Prichard throughout

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