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D.C. police: Arrest made in Northwest homicide

Tuesday - 5/22/2012, 10:46am  ET

WASHINGTON - Police in the District of Columbia say an arrest has been made in a death that occurred earlier this month in Northwest.

The Metropolitan Police Department says 40-year-old Herbert Hayes was arrested Monday and charged with second-degree murder in the death of 42-year-old John Wesley Griffin.

Police say Griffin was found stabbed May 18 in the 1200 block of North Capitol Street. Griffin was taken to a local hospital, where he died.

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