Arrest made in shooting death of minister's brother

Arrest made in shooting death of minister's brother

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ATLANTA -

Police have made an arrest in the murder of an Atlanta man in May.

Authorities arrested Alejandro Pitts in the shooting death of Jerrick Jackson in northwest Atlanta.

Investigators say the victim and his fiancée had just returned home when several men ambushed them at gunpoint.

Police say Pitts opened fire on the 47-year-old Jackson.

Pitts is facing murder and armed robbery charges.

The victim was the younger brother of prominent Atlanta Bishop Wiley Jackson.

Police are looking to make more arrests.

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