Triple-Homicide Suspect Arrested

Outline of murder scene
TAMPA (2010-1-4) -

Hillsborough County deputies have made their first arrest in a stabbing and shooting spree that left three men dead in Brandon last week.

Eighteen-year-old Prentiss Earl Jackson was arrested in Osceola County, where he is being held on two charges of first-degree murder. Hillsborough Sheriff David Gee says deputies are searching for four more suspects. He says the slayings are probably gang-related,but investigators are not sure.

Gee says deputies are searching for another suspect. He says three other people were known to be at the scene, but they're not sure what roles they played in the killings.

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