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18-year-old shot and killed in Dallas apartment parking lot, police say

Authorities arrested a 21-year-old man on a murder charge in connection with the shooting.
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DALLAS — Updated at 11:25 a.m. with information on a suspect who has been arrested. 

An 18-year-old man died after he was shot Tuesday night at an apartment complex parking lot in Dallas, police said.

Officers responded around 9:45 p.m. to a shooting call on the 4000 block of Preferred Place. When they got there, they found Tremond Spencer lying in the parking lot with a gunshot wound. 

Spencer died from his injuries, according to police. 

Authorities allege 21-year-old Markelen Jerrel Chance is responsible for the shooting. Chance faces a murder charge in connection with Spencer's death, officials said. 

Credit: Dallas police
Markelen Jerrel Chance, 21.

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