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Police charge grandson in deejay's death

Memphis homicide investigators have charged 30-year old Cortez Thomas in connection to the death of popular radio disc jockey Dee Henderson.

Thomas was Henderson's live-in grandson.

Police said Thomas was developed as a suspect after he gave conflicting statements surrounding his whereabouts at the time of the homicide. The investigation revealed that as Henderson was working in the backyard, Thomas got a gun and shot his grandfather.

The Shelby County Medical Examiner ruled Henderson's death as a homicide from a gunshot wound to the back.

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