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Man arrested for murder of Md. man

OXON HILL, Md. (WUSA9) -- Police arrested a man Thursday for allegedly murdering a 31-year-old Md. man in Md. in December of 2012.

Prince George's County Police said Deandre Cornelius Jenkins, 24 of the 5200 block of Karl Place in NE, Washington was arrested for murdering Jearmar Oswald Lee of the 700 block of Neptune Avenue in Oxon Hill.

Police said, on December 20, 2012 around 10 p.m. deputies responded to the 700 block of Neptune Avenue for a shooting. They found Lee suffering from a gunshot wound upon their arrival. He was pronounced dead at the hospital, according to authorities.

Police said Lee was shot and killed during an armed robbery. Two other suspects were arrested shortly after the incident, authorities said. They are identified as 22-year-old Jason Deon Jones and Steven Bly, 24.

Deputies arrested Jenkins at his home Thursday. Police said he is being charged with first degree murder. According to authorities, he is currently being held in the District awaiting extradition to Prince George's County.

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