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Man indicted in city's second murder of the year

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - The Mahoning County Grandy Jury indicted a 25-year-old man on charges that he fatally shot a man on the city's south side last week.

If convicted of the murder charge against him, Emmett Perkins IV, currently being held in the Mahoning County Jail, could face 15 years to life in prison.

Perkins sobbed as a judge in municipal court set his bond at $1 million.

Perkins is accused of fatally shooting Frank Whitted in the chest during an argument at Whitted's home.

Officers were called to the home at 422 W. Princeton Ave. where they found Whitted. He was transported to St. Elizabeth Health Center where he died.

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