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Charges issued in Flint murder

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(07/31/12) - An arrest has been made, and charges have been issued, in the murder of a 16 year old in Flint earlier this month.

33-year-old Timothy Griffin, of Flint, now faces open murder, felon in possession of a weapon and felony firearm charges in the July 22 shooting death of Markise Parker.

It happened at the River Park Apartments, off of Carpenter Road, around 5 that morning.

Family tells us Markise was days away from getting his GED and had enrolled in a Job Corps program in Grand Rapids.

State Police tell ABC12 Griffin was arrested and charged last week.

They say the alleged shooter was a cousin of the victim.

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