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Poplar Bluff man charged with murder pleads not guilty

CAPE GIRARDEAU COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

A Poplar Bluff man charged with murder entered a not guilty plea.

Paris Thomas appeared in a Cape Girardeau County courtroom on a change of venue Monday.

Thomas is accused of shooting Marcus McFarland in Poplar Bluff last December.

McFarland died in the hospital after surgery.

Thomas' next court date is scheduled for late April.

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