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Trio Arrested In Springfield Robbery/Murder Case

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Springfield police have arrested three Bay County men in connection to a Friday night robbery and murder during an alleged drug deal.

According to Chief Philip Thorne, the suspects were taken into custody overnight.  Thorne identified the suspects as Jerry Morris, Kataro Jackson and Marquez Robinson.

The arrests come after a shooting that killed Christopher Shane Purswell, 19, and injured Branden John Junlakan, 22.  Purswell was pronounced dead at the scene; Junlakan was shot in the head and is being treated at Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola.

Stay with News 13 for more information on this developing story.