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Suspect arrested in Decatur murder

Brian Belisle is currently held without bond.

Posted: Jul. 12, 2018 8:51 AM
Updated: Jul. 12, 2018 12:44 PM

Decatur Police announced the arrest of Brian Belisle for the murder of Christopher Preston.

Right now Belisle is held without bond at the Morgan County jail.

Preston was found dead Saturday morning on 8th Street SW, just east of Central Parkway and north of the Aquadome. Police said he was shot multiple times.

An investigation by police lead to Belisle as a probable suspect. A warrant was issued, and Belisle was ultimately found and arrested in Florence.

Police did not say anything about a possible connection between the two men, or if they have a motive in this case.

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