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Man sought in NC triple shooting that left one dead arrested in Henrico

Lakiesha Sutton (Source: WAVY) Lakiesha Sutton (Source: WAVY)
Shakur Deandre Stephenson (Source: Henrico PD) Shakur Deandre Stephenson (Source: Henrico PD)
HENRICO, VA (WWBT) -

A man sought by authorities in North Carolina in connection with a triple shooting that left a woman dead was arrested in Henrico.

According to NBC affiliate WAVY, officers arrested Shakur Deandre Stephenson just before 6 p.m. at an apartment complex in the county’s East End.

Stephenson was wanted on one count of first-degree murder and five counts of attempted first-degree murder.

WAVY reports that at 1:30 a.m. Wednesday police responded to the Murphy Express on Highway 13 in Ahoskie, North Carolina and found that a store clerk had been shot. She was taken to the hospital and later died from her injuries.

Police later identified the clerk as 23-year-old Lakiesha Sutton.

WAVY10 reports that Stephenson shot at six people and hit three, including Sutton. The two other people shot, both men, suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

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