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Man Charged With Murder of Selma Teenager

Posted July 1, 1996 7:00 a.m. EDT

— July 2, 1996 - 11:30 a.m. EDT

A 19-year-old man has been charged with the weekend murder of a 15-year-old girl in Selma.

On Sunday, police arrested Thomas Lyons in connection with the slaying of Katrina Hooks.

Hooks was found dead Saturday in her home on Preston Street. It appears a blow to the head may have killed her.

Police say they didn't see any signs of forced entry