Columbus man arrested for shooting on Gentian Blvd.

Columbus man arrested for shooting on Gentian Blvd.

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Columbus police have arrested a man in connection to a shooting at an apartment complex on Gentian Blvd.

Samuel James was arrested for the Apr. 11 shooting at The Hill College Apartments.

Police say the shooting happened at approximately 9:00 p.m. when an argument between two men escalated with James shooting the second man in the leg.

The victim was taken to Piedmont Columbus Regional for treatment on non-life threatening injuries.

James was charged with aggravated assault. He appeared in recorders court on Friday and pleaded not guilty. The case was bonded over to superior court.

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