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4-11-03

West Memphis Woman Dies in Carjacking

67-year-old Althia Wheeler was kidnapped and killed... and West Memphis police say the assailant left her in the trunk of a car that was set on fire.
A man on parole for a prior attempted carjacking was arrested and set for arraignment today.
Police say 22 year old Corey Mosley was arrested after he was identified from security video from the local Wal-Mart store where the woman was kidnapped Wednesday night.
Her body was found early yesterday morning.
Officials say she was attacked as she left work.
Mosley is charged with capital murder, kidnapping and aggravated robbery.

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