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UPDATE: 24-year old Abilene man found dead, murder suspect arrested and charged

The victim was found at approximately 2:20 a.m. Nov. 19 and suspect Brandon Neely was arrested Nov. 20.
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ABILENE, Texas — UPDATE: Suspect Brandon Neely was arrested and charged with First Degree Murder at approximately 1 p.m. Nov. 20 in Wills Point, Texas. 

A 24-year old man was found dead at approximately 2:20 a.m. Nov. 19 at the 1200 block of Yeomans Road in Abilene. 

Abilene Police Department responded to a call and discovered victim Chungu Mishele, who had a gunshot wound in his body. 

APD worked closely with investigators and agents to determine the suspect: 18-year old Brandon Neely, who they believe has left the Abilene area.

Neely does not pose a current threat to the public and APD continues to search for him as they put out a murder warrant with his name. 

Additionally, Mishele's family has been notified of his death. 

Call 325-673-8331 or 325-676-8477 with tips or helpful information for current investigative process. 

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