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Police Arrest Second Man in Wilmington Shooting

WILMINGTON -- Police have arrested a second suspect in connection with a drive-by shooting on Rankin Street.

Elijah Spears, 26, was arrested Thursday in the Jervay housing complex.

Police say Spears and Carl Fennel, Jr. killed Karl Clark in October. Fennel has already been arrested.

Authorities say the shooting was a case of mistaken identity.

Police will not say which man was the driver and which was the shooter, but both men are charged with first-degree murder.

Reported by Kacey Gaumer

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