Officers arrest killing suspect

Today’s news from the Associated Press was selected by Media Writing student Stephanie Jones.

TEXAS (AP) — A suspect wanted in connection with a homi­cide last week has been arrested in Hutchins.

A Wichita Falls Police Department news release said Carlos Byrd Sr., 37, was arrested Tuesday.

Byrd is expected to be charged with shoot­ing Glenn King Jr., 26, ear­ly Friday in the 400 block of Bailey Street. King was rushed to a hospital and died a short time later of a gunshot wound.

Police named Byrd as a suspect later in the day.

No motive has been re­vealed yet for the shooting.

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