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Troy Police Make Arrest in Weekend Murder

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Emmanuel R. Youngblood (Photo Courtesy: Troy Police Department) Emmanuel R. Youngblood (Photo Courtesy: Troy Police Department)

By John Shryock - bio | email

TROY, AL (WSFA) -  A suspect is now in custody after a weekend murder in Troy.

Officers responded to a shooting on Rose Circle Friday evening where they found the body of 35-year-old C.L. Siler.

Siler, a resident of Troy, was pronouned dead on the scene. Authorities say someone shot the man in the back with a semi-automatic pistol.

Investigators obtained a warrant for Emmanuel R. Youngblood, also known as Emmanuel R. Lewis, Saturday. Youngblood, 19, turned himself in to police later that afternoon.

Witnesses tell police that Youngblood had been in an argument with Siler at the location of the shooting.

The suspect is now being held on $100,000 bond. 

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