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18-year-old arrested for shooting and killing girlfriend
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18-year-old arrested for shooting and killing girlfriend

TUCKER, Ga. -- Gwinnett County Police arrested an 18-year-old man after they said he shot his girlfriend, then called 911 for help.

Gwinnett County police went to a home on Arlington Drive in Tucker Saturday night on a call of shots fired. When they arrived, they found 18-year-old Jessica Moreno with a gunshot wound. Her boyfriend, Omar Ezzikouri, called 911 to report the shooting and waiting at the scene until police arrived.

She was transported to an area hospital where she died from her injuries.

After serving a search warrant, processing evidence, and questioning Ezzikouri, police determined he shot Moreno while the two were participating in the distribution of Xanax. He was arrested and charged with Conspiracy to Distribute a Schedule IV Controlled Substance and Felony Murder.

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