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Police Charge Suspect in Murder of Dallas Transgender Woman Amid String of Killings

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Dallas police have arrested a suspect in the killing of Muhlaysia Booker, a black transgender woman who was found shot to death in May amid a wave of murders of transgender women in the city.

According to police, 34-year-old Kendrell Lavar Lyles was charged with three counts of murder for the killings of Booker and two other unnamed victims, neither of whom are transgender. Police also identified Lyles as a person of interest in the killing of 26-year-old Chynal Lindsey, a transgender woman found dead in a Dallas lake in June. They have not linked him to the deaths of any other transgender women but say their........

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