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December 7, 2012

Slain student identified

Ada — Authorities in Pottawatomie County have identified the murder victim killed Thursday near Asher.

Sheriff Mike Booth says 18-year-old Generro Sanchez was found dead in a ditch near on Thursday. Authorities say he was a student at East Central University.

The sheriff says Jerrod Murray, who is also an ECU student, has been arrested on a first-degree murder complaint in the death.

An affidavit alleges that Murray told investigators that he "wanted to go kill somebody."

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