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19-year-old arrested in double homicide in Topeka

November 15, 2019 GMT

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a 19-year-old in a double homicide in Topeka.

The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that Larry Huggins III, of Topeka, was booked Thursday night into the Shawnee County Jail on suspicion of first-degree murder, aggravated burglary and aggravated robbery. Bond is expected to be set at a Friday morning court appearance.

He showed up at a hospital Tuesday night with a gunshot wound, three hours after 15-year-old Owen Hughes and 21-year-old Reginald McKinney Jr. were fatally shot. Witnesses told police that they saw people running from the area after the shooting.

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Information from: The Topeka (Kan.) Capital-Journal, http://www.cjonline.com