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Police Name Suspect in Wilmington Murder

Sharod Johnson  Photo Courtesy: New Hanover Co. Jail Sharod Johnson Photo Courtesy: New Hanover Co. Jail

WILMINGTON -- Police say they know who killed a Wilmington convenience store clerk, but now they have to find him.

They say 18-year-old Sharod Johnson shot and killed 27-year-old Mohammed Abdel-Hamid Thursday morning. They say Johnson shot Abdel-Hamid in the chest, and then took off with some cash.

Police have issued two arrest warrants on Johnson for first degree murder and armed robbery.

Funeral services were held Sunday for Abdel-Hamid.

Reported by Kelli O'Hara

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