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Man arrested in Villa Rica jewelry store murder
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Man arrested in Villa Rica jewelry store murder

VILLA RICA, Ga. -- U.S. Marshals have arrested a suspected gang member in a fatal shooting at a Villa Rica jewelry store.

Cranford Phelps was taken into custody in southeast Atlanta at around 6 a.m. Tuesday.

U.S. Marshals Supervisory Inspector Gavin Duffy said Phelps, 21, is one of four suspects in a smash-and-grab burglary at the Mobley Jewelry Store last week. Store owner Mitch Mobley was shot to death in the incident.

A gun was also seized during Phelps' arrest, Duffy said.

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