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Teen Arrested in Beating Death of WWII Veteran

SPOKANE, Wash. — Police arrested one 16-year-old boy and are looking for another in connection with the beating death of an 88-year-old World War II veteran this week, authorities said Friday.

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The arrested teen has been charged with first-degree robbery and first-degree murder. Police said they’re looking for the other suspect, named by police as Kenan Adams-Kinard, 16.

Police said the victim — Delbert Belton — was beaten and left for dead by two teens outside a lounge in Spokane where he loved to go play pool.

The motive appears to be robbery, police spokeswoman Monique Cotton said Friday.

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