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MLK Drive shooting suspect arrested

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A teenager is in jail tonight on a second-degree murder charge in connection with Thursday night's deadly shooting on Martin Luther King Drive.

Police say they arrested Shawntrell Sampy, 17, at a home on Lebesque Road Friday without incident.  That arrest was a joint effort betwee Lafayette police and the United States Marshal's Office.

Sampy is accused of shooting and killing Marisha Felix.  Felix's body was found in a car riddled with bullets.

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