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UPDATE: Arrest made in fatal shooting outside Trotter Convention Center

Undra Williams was arrested for the murder of Cordell Lewis.

Posted: Dec 15, 2017 9:19 AM
Updated: Dec 15, 2017 6:43 PM

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) – Law enforcement have arrested a man following the fatal shooting outside the Trotter Convention Center in Columbus on Thanksgiving Day.

According to the Columbus Police Department, several law enforcement agencies including U.S. Marshals, Lowndes County, and Columbus police arrested Undra Williams, Jr. at his residence on 23rd Avenue North.

The arrest happened on Friday, December 15.

The arrest stems from the Thanksgiving Day shooting which killed Cordell Lewis, 27. The shooting happened following a party at the center in the early morning hours.

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