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Arrest in teen murder

August 23, 2005

Albany - An Albany teenager, wanted for gunning down his 14 year old friend, has been arrested in Florida.

Eighteen year old Ronald King is in jail in Pinellas County near Clearwater, Florida. He was arrested August 13th for possesion of marijuna and resisting arrest.

 Albany Police took murder warrants for King in June. Investigators say King shot and killed 14 year old Hakeem Kendrick in front of his Avalon Avenue home June 21st.

Family members say King and Kendrick were good friends.

King has signed extradition papers and will be returned to Georgia.

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