Suspect Charged for Murder of Tommy Jones in Hillsdale Early Monday Morning

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The homicide happened on the 2100 block of Crescent. - IMAGE VIA
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Police say they've arrested 37-year-old Alvertis Harper for murdering Tommy Jones, 34, early Monday.

The fatal shot was fired around 2 a.m. yesterday in the 2100 block of Crescent, just outside the city limits in Hillsdale.

Harper is now facing a second degree murder charge.

Here's KSDK with the latest update.

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