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ST. JOSEPH — A Benton Harbor man who is facing a murder charge declined a plea offer from the Berrien County Prosector’s Office Monday and a trial date was set.

Marion Perry Jr., 22, is charged with open murder in the death of Uniqua Jones, 19, who was his girlfriend. She died of a single gunshot wound to the abdomen that doctors said entered near her rib and passed through several vital organs.

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