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Second man charged in fatal shooting at Lake of the Ozarks

LAKE OZARK, Mo. (AP) – Authorities have charged a second man in a fatal shooting at an entertainment venue at the Lake of the Ozarks.

Camden County prosecutors charged 23-year-old Craig Hawkins Jr. with second-degree murder and first-degree assault on Thursday.

Twenty-nine-year-old Chad Brewer was charged Wednesday with first-degree murder and drug charges. The two men are suspects in the shooting death of 27-year-old Vonza Watson on May 29 at the Lazy Gators entertainment venue.

Watson was a rapper and visual artist known a VNZA. Court documents allege Hawkins hit Watson several times during a fight involving several people.

Authorities allege Brewer fired a shot during the fight that struck Watson in the chest.

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