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Capital Murder Case

Two Texoma teens were indicted on a charge of capital murder of a convenience store owner. The Wichita County grand jury indicted Michael Shay Graves, 19, and Clifton John Russell IV, 17, on Wednesday.

Wichita Falls Police said they shot and killed Mohammad "Mo" Ahmad, 66, January 9th, in an attempted robbery at Mo's Grocery on Old Iowa Park Road. Ahmad was the owner of the convenience store and the store clerk inside Mo's at the time of the shooting.

Russell was the first to be arrested on January 10th. Court documents show he confessed to his family that he was the shooter while watching news coverage of the murder, who then went to Police.

The second arrest happened the next day, right in front of Newschannel 6 cameras. Michael Shay Graves, approached officers that were looking for clues in a canal near the murder scene.

He turned himself in and was taken in for an interview. Police said he waived his Miranda rights and confessed that he went to Mo's grocery store with Russell with the intent of robbing the store with a handgun from Graves' residence.

Stay with Newschannel 6 as we continue to follow this story and the fates of the two teens.

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