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2nd Man Jailed In Fatal Home Invasion July 1 In Pinellas

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Published:   |   Updated: March 27, 2013 at 12:09 PM

ST. PETERSBURG - A Ruskin man was arrested Tuesday night in connection with the July 1 shooting death of a 28-year-old man during a drug deal and home invasion, authorities said.

He is the second person to be charged in the shooting.

Gary Phonsouk, 18, of 2211 23rd St. S.E., Ruskin, was arrested at his home with the help of Hillsborough County deputies at 9:30 p.m., according to the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office. Phonsouk was charged with first-degree murder. He is being held without bail at Orient Road Jail and was to be transferred to Pinellas County Jail.

He may face additional charges, deputies said.

Antron Peterson, of 2790 62nd Ave. N, Apartment B, was shot and killed during a drug deal and home invasion, authorities said. Deputies arrested Kevin Yun, 18, of Kenneth City, the same day.

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