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Man arrested in West Monroe death

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WEST MONROE, La. (AP) - A 43-year-old man faces a second-degree murder charge in connection with the death of a West Monroe man in June.

The News-Star reports (http://tnsne.ws/1apBLmz ) Derrick Wayne Curry was arrested Tuesday at the West Monroe police station.

On June 24, 65-year-old Arthur L. Smith was found dead inside a West Monroe home

The arrest affidavit said Smith had numerous lacerations to his upper body including one that severed a major artery.

It was unclear whether Curry has an attorney.

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