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    One of the two suspects, involved in the fatal shooting of two police officers in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, has been arrested, local media reported Sunday.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The man, identified as Marvin Banks, was taken into custody in the early hours of Sunday as the search continues for the other suspect, Curtis Banks, according to the WDAM TV channel.

    Two policemen were confirmed dead after the shooting incident on Saturday evening.

    The suspects, both of whom have prior records as offenders, fled the scene in the vehicle of a killed officer, according to the channel.

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