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NEW ORLEANS A teenager is behind bars on allegations that he shot and killed a 32-year-old man in New Orleans East last month.

Wade Reed, 19, faces one count of the first-degree murder of 32-year-old Charles Myers in the 11000 block of Haynes Boulevard on March 26.

'Citizen involvement' helped detective pin Reed as a suspect, according to the police department.

Reed also faces attempted first-degree murder and aggravated burglary charges.

Reed has previous arrests for simple battery and simple assault.

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