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Suspect in Dec. 31 elderly beating extradited to Southaven

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SOUTHAVEN, Miss. (FOX13) -

Kwame Becton, a suspect in a New Year's Eve assault of an 86-year-old woman in Southaven who fled to Chicago, has been extradited back to North Mississippi to face charges.

Becton was apprehended by the Forrest Park Police Dept. in Illinois in mid-January.

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Southhaven Police said a neighbor found the victim bruised and battered at her home in the 5700 block of Garden Walk on New Year's Eve. Her car was missing from the driveway.

Southaven Police have not released a motive in the attack.

Becton's first court appearance is set for Feb. 10.

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