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Today Prosecutor Kym L. Worthy has charged Jerome Moore, 26 (DOB: 2/4/89), of Oak Park, Michigan in connection with the homicide of Cynthia Worthy, 23, of Detroit. In the early morning hours of August 15, 2015, the victim and the defendant had contact through the social media site Back Page. It is alleged that Moore lured the victim to his house in the 10300 block of Dartmouth and killed her. On August 17, 2015 at approximately 6:15 p.m., in an alley in the 4000 block of Davidson, the victim was found dead from a single stab wound.

Investigation by the Detroit Police Department led to the arrest of the defendant. Moore was arraigned today on First Degree Murder and remanded to jail. He will have probable cause hearing on October 22, 2015, at 8:30 a.m. and the preliminary examination will be October 29, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. before Judge Lydia Nance Adams. A photo of Moore is attached.

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