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Detroit police arrest man suspected of fatally shooting 18-year-old over pair of sunglasses

Suspect in fatal gas station shooting. (Detroit police)
Suspect in fatal gas station shooting. (Detroit police)

DETROIT – Detroit police said they arrested a suspect in a fatal shooting over a pair of Cartier sunglasses.

An 18-year-old man was shot and killed Saturday after 11 p.m. inside a Valero gas station at 7 Mile Road and Outer Drive.

Family members said Lateo Garrett and his brother stopped at the gas station to get something to drink. Police said a man tried to grab Garrett's glasses, Garrett stepped back and the man shot him.

The suspect fled the scene and escaped in a red Chevy Cobalt with three other men inside. He was arrested Tuesday.

ORIGINALDetroit police: Teen fatally shot by man trying to steal his sunglasses

Suspect in fatal gas station shooting. (Detroit police)
Suspect in fatal gas station shooting. (Detroit police)
Persons of interest in fatal gas station shooting. (Detroit police)
Persons of interest in fatal gas station shooting. (Detroit police)

Below is a short video Detroit police released of the suspect:


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