Suspect in custody for homicide in Harrisburg

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HARRISBURG, Pa.-- Harrisburg police have arrested a man in connection with a homicide on Saturday afternoon.

Police say at 3:21 p.m., they were called to the 2100-block of Jefferson Street for a report of shots fired.  When they arrived, they found a man in the backseat of a car suffering from a gunshot wound. The man was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead. That victim is identified as 51-year old Freddie Stewart.

Homicide suspect Douglas Smith

Homicide suspect Douglas Smith

Homicide victim Freddie Stewart

Homicide victim Freddie Stewart

Officers quickly gathered information at the scene and took the shooter into custody. That suspect is identified as 66-year old Douglas Smith.  Smith is now facing Criminal Homicide charges.