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West Memphis Police find murder suspect

Felentae Jerell Lewis     (Source: West Memphis Police Dept.) Felentae Jerell Lewis (Source: West Memphis Police Dept.)

WEST MEMPHIS, AR (KAIT) - Police in West Memphis have found a man wanted for murder in the first degree in connection with a shooting early Saturday morning.  

Police said the man is 27-year-old Felentae Jerell Lewis of West Memphis.  The shooting happened in the front of 732 North 18th Street where Eddie Murray, 21, also of West Memphis was killed.

According to Assistant Chief Donald Oakes, Lewis surrendered Monday morning without incident and will have a preliminary hearing in West Memphis District Court Wednesday, Februrary 23 at 4 p.m.

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