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Investigation into Jazmine Barnes' killing takes 'a new directon'

(CNN)A man was arrested in the killing of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes who was shot last week as she rode in a car with her family in Texas.Investigators identified Eric Black Jr., 20, as a suspect based on a tip. He was charged with capital murder and has admitted to taking part in the shooting, the Harris County Sheriff's Office said in a statement early Sunday."Investigators are continuing to pursue evidence that could possibly lead to other suspects being charged in this case," the statement said. "At this time, investigators do not believe Jazmine's family was the intended target of the shooting, and that they were possibly shot as a result of mistaken identity." Barnes was riding in a car with her mother, LaPorsha Washington of Houston ...