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The second of two suspects in a homicide last month on the North Side has been arrested in Mississippi, Madison police said.

U.S. Marshals arrested Larence G. Thomas, 37, Sgt. Ryan Gibson said.

Thomas and Leearthur L. Taylor, 33, are charged with first-degree intentional homicide in the death of Malik Moss, 19, of Sun Prairie, who was shot several times Sept. 28 at the Ridgecrest Apartments on Northport Drive. 

Taylor was arrested Oct. 1 by Violent Crime Unit detectives, SWAT members and patrol officers after he was located inside a home on Hoard Street on the East Side.

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According to a criminal complaint, a security camera captured two people fighting with Moss. A man, later identified as Thomas, pointed what appeared to be a gun at Moss and fired.

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