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Charges following murder incident after a crashed drug deal

Mar 8, 2017 - Legal Monitor Worldwide

Ronald Smith (29) an alleged drug dealer and a few others are arrested and charged after the murder of De`Quaris Essex (17).

It is assumed that initially Essex and four teenagers- Amaya Perez (15), Hailey Schmidt (17) and two others planned to rob Ronald Smith (their dealer) but Smith ended up shooting Essex.

While Smith (who has no history of offences) has been charged with homicide and firearm felony, Schmidt is out of jail after being charged with armed robbery on Monday, March 07

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