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Ex-con charged with NYC September murder

Ex-con charged with NYC September murder
Tyler Carmon, 25, was tracked down to Cumberland Correctional Facility, extradited back to Staten Island on Thursday and charged with murder for fatally shooting Cedric Black on Sept. 15.

xml:space="preserve"> xml:space="preserve"> An ex-con cooling his heels at a Maryland federal prison was charged with the September slaying of a Staten Island man, police said.Tyler Carmon, 25, was tracked down to Cumberland Correctional Facility, extradited back to Staten Island on Thursday and charged with murder for fatally shooting Cedric Black on Sept.Carmon, also from Staten Island, shot Black wice in the chest around 5 p.Carmon’s arraignment at Staten Island Criminal Court was pending Friday.

It’s not clear why Carmon targeted Black, or why he was being held at a federal prison.Medics rushed the 34-year-old victim to Richmond University Medical Center but he couldn’t be saved.

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