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Zion Murder Suspect Found and Arrested in Waukegan

(Zion, IL)  Police in Zion have announced the arrest of a teen wanted for murder. Officials say Zachariah Myles was taken into custody late Tuesday afternoon in Waukegan. The 16-year-old reportedly attempted to flee along with two other juveniles, but all were quickly apprehended, and three handguns were recovered. Myles was wanted for the mid-October shooting death of 23-year-old Melanie Yates. He was taken to juvenile detention on a 3-million-dollar murder warrant and additional weapons charges. He is expected to be tried as an adult. No further information was given about the additional two juveniles.

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