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Decatur High School students charged with murder

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DECATUR, AL (WAFF) -

Three 17-year-old Decatur High School students were arrested Friday and charged with the death of Houston Glenn Blackwood.

Officials arrested Jameson Dartelle Staten, Steve Oneal King Jr. and Lorin Wilson. The teens were charged with capital murder and will be tried as adults.

Blackwood was found dead outside a home on Chestnut Street in Decatur on Saturday. Officials said he was shot several times.

Staten, King and Wilson will be transferred to the Morgan County Jail without bond.

The public is asked to call police if they have any information in the murder of Houston Glenn Blackwood. The number for the Decatur Police Department is 256-341-4660 or Detective Joe Renshaw at 256-341-4842.

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