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Police arrested Deontay Smith Monday night. He was taken to the Lucas County jail and charged with the murder of Michael Macklin.

Smith was apprehended in the 6100 block of Trust Drive in Holland.

They say Michael Macklin was shot and killed inside his car in early February at the intersection of Greenwood and Walden. Macklin was a Bowsher High School graduate. His mother says he was recently hired at Johnson Controls.

Authorities say he was off work the night he was killed and he went to a local bar to hang out.  Minutes later, someone fired more than a dozen rounds at Macklin's car. Police say the young man was sitting in the driver's seat.

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