PHOENIX (3TV/CBS5) -- Phoenix police have arrested the suspect accused of killing a man at a nail salon in west Phoenix last week.

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According to Phoenix police, Dwayne Tyjuan Jamerson is accused of allegedly killing 45-year-old Dung Tang inside Idol Nails and Spa on June 5. 

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The incident happened at a strip mall near 51st Avenue and McDowell Road.

Police said Jamerson robbed the salon at gunpoint and then shot Tang.

Jamerson left the store with a purse, according to a witness. He also said the suspect was "laughing the whole time."

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Jamerson was arrested on Wednesday. He has been booked into the Maricopa County Jail, charged with first degree murder, armed robbery, kidnapping and aggravated assault.


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