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Man shot to death at Columbus apartment complex

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Columbus Police detectives say a 22 year old man was shot Friday night at an apartment complex on Lamore Street.

Between 11:30 p.m. and midnight on Friday, James Evans was transported to Columbus Regional Medical Center's emergency room with gunshot wounds to the shoulders in a private vehicle. He later died from his injuries.

Upon investigation, Columbus Police arrested a 17 year old Jarrod Fleming, a resident of the same apartment complex.

Fleming tells police the shooting was accidental, but Columbus police say evidence is still being collected to determine that.

Fleming is facing murder charges and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime. He will appear in Columbus Recorder's Court Monday morning at 9:00 a.m.

 

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