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Shooting suspect now faces 8 counts of murder

Robert Aaron Long, 21 deadly Atlanta spa shooting spree suspect, Photo Date: 3/16/21.

ATLANTA (AP) — Authorities say the suspect in the deadly shootings at three Atlanta-area massage parlors has now been charged with eight counts of murder.

Four of the counts against 21-year-old Robert Aaron Long are related to shootings at two massage parlors in Atlanta. The other four are related to shootings at a massage parlor in Cherokee County.

Eight people, most of them women of Asian descent, were killed in the shootings Tuesday.

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