Police ID 3rd suspect in deadly Bed-Stuy home invasion

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Police have identified and released a picture of a third suspect wanted in connection with a deadly home invasion in Bedford-Stuyvesant earlier this month.

The Decatur Street incident left 91-year-old Waldiman Thompson dead and his wife Ethyln injured. Thompson was laid to rest last week.

Police released an image of suspect Howard Morris, 43, at a news conference on Friday. They say he has 11 priors and is the man seen in a surveillance photo carrying a lockbox they believe was taken from the victims' home.

Suzette Troutman, the 43-year-old woman who police call the mastermind of the operation, was arrested earlier this week.

Dwayne Blackwood, 27, was the first suspect arrested. Police say he is reportedly Troutman's nephew.

Troutman and Blackwood are charged with second-degree murder, assault and burglary.

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