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Murder suspect picked up in Kansas

MARSHALL, TX (KSLA) - The homeless suspect wanted for the murder of an east Texas man has been picked up in Kansas.

Marshall Police say Dennis Axley was arrested Friday.

He's the suspect in the murder of another homeless man, John Houston Smith.

Smith was attacked back on July 10th and died from his injuries the next day.

Axley will go in front of a judge on Tuesday for an extradition hearing.

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