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Neighbor arrested in murder of local businessman

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Ronald Rooker (Image courtesy Lucas County Jail) Ronald Rooker (Image courtesy Lucas County Jail)
LUCAS COUNTY, OH (Toledo News Now) -

The Lucas County Sheriff says an arrest has been made in the homicide of James Safadi.

Ronald Rooker, 32, of Waterville was arrested Monday afternoon, and charged with one count of aggravated murder.

Jail officials say Rooker was arrested at his residence at 8930 S River Road in Waterville, which was right next door to Safadi's residence, where he was shot and killed on May 18.

Court records show Rooker will be arraigned Tuesday at 11 a.m.

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