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Police arrest suspect wanted for gunning down mother in front of her children

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Corey Chapman (source: Louisville Metro Corrections) Corey Chapman (source: Louisville Metro Corrections)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Police have arrested the man they say shot the mother of his children last month. 

Police arrested 34-year-old Corey Chapman early Thursday.

Police say he shot Leontynae Wade, a mother of four known as Nae Nae. Chapman is the mother of two of Wade's children, and police say they were there when she was shot. 

"They got into an argument in the middle of Whitney Avenue where the shooting took place," said Sgt. Emily McKinley with the LMPD Homicide Unit. 

Chapman has already been indicted for murder. He is being held on a $250,000 full cash bond and is expected in arraignment court on Friday.

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