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Teen arrested in store clerk's murder

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JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Police have arrested a teenager for a deadly shooting at a Jackson grocery store in April. 

Wednesday detectives charged 16-year-old Desmond Brent with capital murder. 

Brent attempted to rob Black's Grocery on South Drive on April 1st

Kacharabhai Patel worked as a clerk at the store and was shot during that attempted robbery. He died four days later. 

A tip to Crimestoppers led detectives to naming Brent as a suspect.

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