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Two arrested in Many homicide

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Found shot to death: Tyruss Thomas, 27 (Source: Many Police Department) Found shot to death: Tyruss Thomas, 27 (Source: Many Police Department)
Charged with first degree murder: Melvin C. Maxie, 29 (Source: Many Police Department) Charged with first degree murder: Melvin C. Maxie, 29 (Source: Many Police Department)
Charged with second degree murder: Philip Jones, 22 (Source: Many Police Department) Charged with second degree murder: Philip Jones, 22 (Source: Many Police Department)
MANY, LA (KSLA) -

Two arrests have been made in the murder discovered early Saturday morning in Many.

Officers found Tyruss Thomas, who was to turn 27 years old on Saturday, shot to death in his car. The car was found just before 2 a.m. on Highway 6 near Many High School.

Officers have arrested 29-year-old Melvin C. Maxie on a charge of 1st degree murder, and 22-year-old Philip Dewayne Jones. Both are from Many.

Both are being held in the Sabine Parish Jail.

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