Police: Phila. man jailed in 'ambush' revenge killing of man

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A Philadelphia man has been jailed on charges he ambushed a man outside his suburban home and killed him because police say the suspect blamed him for a recent drug arrest.
 
Lawrence Lucas, 39, has been jailed since Tuesday night.
 
Upper Darby police Superintendent Michael Chitwood says Lucas was an "absolute assassin" when he gunned down 29-year-old Dewayne Lancaster outside an apartment complex early Tuesday.
 
Police say they found Lucas at a bus terminal shortly after the shooting and have linked him to the crime using a shoe print and other physical evidence.
 
Lucas remained in the Delaware County jail on Thursday on first-degree murder and other charges. Online court records don't list an attorney for him.
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