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Suspect involved in homicide arrested in Cedar Rapids

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -

A suspect involved in a homicide is arrested on multiple charges.  39-year-old Saresa Keith is charged with Child Endangerment, Carrying Weapons, and Assault While Using or Displaying a Weapon.  She was taken into custody Thursday during a traffic stop in the 2700 block of Prairie Drive NE in Cedar Rapids.

She is the mother of 16-year-old Kenyauta Keith, who is charged with First Degree Murder and Attempted Murder from an incident on March 19th.  Police say he shot and killed Brandon Johnson and injured Deaveon Gauldin in the 1100 block of Maplewood Drive NE.  

Saresa was allegedly involved in a fight just before the shooting.  Investigators say she brought Kenyauta to the pre-arranged fight.

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