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Woman surrenders to US Marshals task force for deadly Memphis shooting

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Published: Jul. 26, 2021 at 2:54 PM CDT
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A woman accused of killing another woman over the weekend is behind bars after negotiations with U.S. Marshals.

Shakenya Poney was wanted on a first-degree murder warrant after Clara Wilson was found shot to death on South Lauderdale Street in Memphis.

Poney turned herself in early Monday after negotiations with U.S. Marshals, West Memphis police and Arkansas State Police, according to a news release.

An arraignment date has not been set for Poney.

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