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Darius Cannon murder: Dion Redwood charged

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(WJLA) - D.C. police say a Maryland man has been charged with first-degree murder while armed in the shooting of a teenager.

Cannon was a student at Anacostia High School and was one of 13 children.

Thirty-nine-year-old Dion Redwood of District Heights was arrested Friday and charged in the death of 17 year-old Darius Cannon of Washington.

Police say Cannon was found early on April 7 in the 2700 block of Langston Place SE suffering from a gunshot wound. He died at a hospital.

Cannon was a student at Anacostia High School and was one of 13 children.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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