Second arrest in hair weave store murder

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Louis Wakefield

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A second person has been charged with the murder of an employee of a hair weave store.

The shooting happened on February 10 at the Bundles of Hair store in the 5000 block of Millbranch Road.

Louis Wakefield is charged with first-degree murder of Willie Abston.

In an affidavit, Wakefield admitted to taking part in the murder and driving himself and co-defendant Julius Russell from the scene.

Russell was charged with first-degree murder in the perpetration of a robbery and aggravated assault.

In addition, to the murder, several cases of hair were stolen.

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