Atlanta murder suspect captured in Detroit

ATLANTA - A man wanted in the Atlanta murder of a 16-year-old girl has been captured in Detroit.

According to Atlanta police and the FBI, Dwight Lewis, 26, was arrested without incident on Thursday.

Lewis is charged in a Feb. 2, 2017, murder.

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Police said Lewis have fired several rounds from his semi-automatic handgun, as part of an altercation, into a vehicle with the girl inside. She was shot and and died from her injuries. 

The shooting happened at the Deerfield Gardens Apartments in southwest Atlanta.

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