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Seventh person arrested in connection to murder of Takim Smith.

Posted at: 03/15/2013 9:16 PM
By: Allison Dorchik

Troy Police arrest a seventh person in connection to the murder of Takim Smith.

Chawn Sheares, 16, of Troy was arrested tonight.

He faces a second degree murder charge.

Police say 21-year-old Smith was robbed and stabbed inside the Corliss Park Apartments earlier this month.

We're told Smith had received a medical settlement for lead poisoning and was killed for the money he got from that settlement.