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07/13/04

Two Arrested in Savannah Homicide

Two people are behind bars charged with the Savannah's latest homicide. Forty-one-year-old Vincent Edwards and 17-year-old Onrico Battle were arrested this morning by Savannah-Chatham police detectives.

Around 2pm yesterday afternoon, the body of 29-year-old Anthony Smith, Jr., was found in an apartment on East 38th Street. Police say he was shot to death, but have not released a motive at this time.

Edwards and Battle are being held in the Chatham County Detention Center awaiting an arraignment tomorrow. More charges against them are pending.

Reported by: Tarcia Bush, tbush@wtoc.com

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