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Second suspect will face murder charge in connection with Jazmine Barnes' killing

Houston (CNN)A second suspect will face a charge of capital murder in connection with the Jazmine Barnes homicide investigation, the Harris County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday. Larry Woodruffe was taken into custody Sunday on separate drug possession charges, and "additional corroborating evidence" from the shooting investigation has prompted prosecutors to consider a capital murder charge, according to a news release from the Harris County Sheriff's Office."Credit is due the discipline and persistence of homicide investigators, who worked around the clock to corroborate tipster information with actual evidence," Harris County First Assistant District Attorney Tom Berg said in a statement. Woodruffe, 24, will be in court Wednesday morning ...