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Updated: Harrisburg police arrest suspect in Saturday homicide - abc27 WHTM

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Updated: Harrisburg police arrest suspect in Saturday homicide

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) -

Harrisburg police have arrested one suspect in the city's fifth homicide of the year, which is the second murder just this week.

It happened shortly after 6:30 p.m. Saturday night near the intersection of South 14th and Vernon Streets.

Police say 20-year-old Robert Burris was shot in the head. He died at the hospital.

Officers tell abc27 they took one person into custody on Sunday. They have not released a name. They are still looking for a second suspect, police sources said.

On Monday night, 20-year-old Cortney Jackson was gunned down in an alley behind the 1800-block of Forster Street. No arrests have been made in that case.

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