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Arrest in May killing in District

District police have charged a Lanham man with murder in the May 16 shooting death of a 28-year-old Clinton man.

Authorities said Darnell Leon Hawkins was arrested Wednesday morning in Northeast Washington by members of the Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force.

Hawkins was charged with first-degree murder while armed in the slaying of Dawan Anthony Felder.

Early the morning of May 16, officers investigating a report of gunshots in the 5000 block of D Street Southeast found Felder lying on the sidewalk suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

-- Maria Glod

By Maria Glod  | October 21, 2010; 8:55 AM ET
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