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August 23, 2013 at 7:58 AM

1 teen arrested, 1 sought in killing of Spokane WWII veteran, 88

By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS The Associated Press Police in Spokane have arrested one of two teens suspected of fatally beating an 88-year-old veteran of World War II who had survived the battle for Okinawa. Police contend that two 16-year-old boys approached Delbert Belton at random Wednesday night outside an Eagles Lodge as he was waiting in his…


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