Arrest made in Marion murder

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The suspect in a Marion murder investigation was arrested Wednesday in Lafayette.

Maurice Amos Jr., 27, was wanted for the shooting death of a person in an alley November 1. Another person was wounded in the shooting, which occurred between Gallatin Street and Nebraska Street.

An anonymous tip led police to the location where Amos was believed to be staying. Officers from the Lafayette Police Department kept watch on the location and made an arrest Wednesday afternoon.

Amos has been charged with murder, attempted murder, serious violent felon in possession of a firearm, auto theft possession and a probation violation.