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Jeffersonville man charged with murder after body found in Shawnee neighborhood

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Trice Whaley (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections) Trice Whaley (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Jeffersonville man was arrested and charged with murder in connection with the death of a man who was found Thursday morning.

Trice Whaley, 21, was arrested by police on Saturday just before 7:30 p.m.

Whaley is accused of shooting 27-year-old Brandon Bryant.

Bryant's body was found Thursday morning at 30th Street and West Chestnut in the Shawnee neighborhood.

Officials say Whaley shot Bryant and then dumped his body in an alley in the 3000 block of West Chestnut. Authorities also say Whaley stole property from Bryant. 

Whaley was initially taken into custody in the 200 block of Luther Circle in Jeffersonville. He was extradited to Jefferson County after his arrest.

He is charged with murder and robbery. 

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