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Second suspect arrested in WWII vet beating death

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  • Police arrest Kenan Adams-Kinard in connection with death of Delbert 'Shorty' Belton
  • Another suspect was arrested last week
Second suspect arrested in WWII vet beating death

The second suspect in the beating death of an 88-year-old World War II veteran has been arrested.

Kenan Adams-Kinard, 16, was taken into custody early Monday at a Spokane, Washington, apartment, according to HLN affiliate KREM. Adams-Kinard, 16, was wanted in connection with the death of Delbert "Shorty" Belton. 

Authorities say Belton was attacked and robbed by two teenagers Wednesday in the parking lot of the Eagles Lodge where he liked to play pool. Belton died at the hospital the next day.

READ MORE: Family: Delbert 'Shorty' Belton was 'people person'

On Thursday, police arrested one suspect, Demetrius Glenn, 16, in connection with the murder. Glenn and Adams-Kinard have been charged with first-degree murder and first-degree robbery.

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