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Dekalb murder suspect arrested in Cook Co.


On Wednesday, deputies from the Cook Co. Sheriff's Office, officers from the Sparks Police Department, and the U. S. Marshal's Service's Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested Christopher Antonio Florence, 30, on a murder warrant from Dekalb County.

Florence formerly of Newnan, lives on Pine Street, in Sparks.

He is charged with malice murder, felony murder, four counts of aggravated assault, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, violation of the street gang terrorism act, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Florence was booked into the Cook County Jail, where he awaits transport to Dekalb County to face the charges.

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