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The Convention Center Authority's board of directors unanimously voted to buy the 0.45-acre lot at 417 Lafayette Street south of the center, with plans to tap money from the center's reserves to pay for it. The sale is valued at around $196 per square foot.
Police said the suspect walked into Marley’s Market, 141 Lafayette St., at 1 a.m., struck the clerk from behind with a large rock and took cash from the register. The suspect fled on foot.
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Police said Gerold Askew, 52, was arrested on Friday afternoon for his alleged role in the beating death of Alfred Jenkins, 54, who died this week at Vanderbilt University Medical Center after being assaulted on May 2 near the intersection of Lincoln and Lafayette streets.