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Soldier arrested for homeless man's slaying

Posted December 9, 2008 6:42 p.m. EST
Updated December 9, 2008 8:20 p.m. EST

— Fayetteville Police arrested Joseph Michael Tancredi, 19, Tuesday for the Nov. 3 homicide of Mondrow Brown.

Brown was found lying in a parking lot at 223 Eastern Blvd. with a gunshot wound to the head.

Tancredi, a member of the Army's D Company, 2nd Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment at Fort Bragg, was charged with first-degree murder and was held without bond at the Cumberland County jail.