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Crime Stoppers suspect captured

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CHATTANOOGA (WRCB)-- A suspect in a January shooting was arrested Friday.

Police believe Cordirrus Birt was involved in a shooting at Terry's Lounge on Rossville Boulevard last month.

Birt was picked up by Chattanooga Police and U.S. Marshall's Service Friday following a brief foot pursuit.

He was taken to the Hamilton County Jail, where police discovered a loaded 9mm in his possession.

He faces charges of attempted first degree murder, aggravated assault, unlawful carry or possessing a weapon, evading arrest, and resisting a stop, frisk halt or arrest.

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