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      Convenience store shooter arrested

      Damien Jones was arrested for armed criminal action, assault, and for having prohibited weapons.
      A man was arrested Tuesday night in connection with a Columbia convenience store shooting earlier in the month. Columbia Police arrested 28-year-old Damien Jones in connection to the shooting at the Midwest Petroleum Convenience Store on South Providence Road April 5.P olice said a 33-year-old man was shot by someone he knew that night. J ones was arrested at his home in the 400-block of Lasalle Place Tuesday night at about 11:15 p.m. He was arrested for armed criminal action, assault, and for having prohibited weapons.