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      Man Arrested in Roanoke Murder Investigation

      Roanoke, VA - Roanoke police have arrested Christopher Lee Saunders in connection with a murder earlier this week.

      Jeffrey Lindale Hairston, 56, was pronounced dead Tuesday night after he was attacked in a home on Hershberger Road Monday afternoon.

      Roanoke Police Department officials say someone broke into a home where he and a women were assaulted. Both were taken to Lewis Gale Medical Center.

      Saunders was wanted on charges of breaking and entering, malicious wounding and assault and battery.

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