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Posted at 8:30 AM ET, 11/23/2010

Arrest in D.C. fatal shooting

By Allison Klein
Allison Klein

D.C. police have arrested a Maryland man in connection with Monday's killing of Gregory Joyner, 28.

Carl Purvis, 45, of Capitol Heights, is charged with first-degree murder while armed.

Joyner was found with a gunshot wound at about 9:15 p.m. in the 200 block of K Street SW. He died shortly after at an area hospital, police said.

By Allison Klein  | November 23, 2010; 8:30 AM ET
Categories:  Allison Klein, Homicide, The District, Updates  
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