Wanted Columbus fugitive arrested in Gwinnett County

Albert Ford. Source: Columbus Police Department.
Albert Ford. Source: Columbus Police Department.

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A Columbus fugitive wanted in connection to a shooting on Rosemont Drive was recently arrested in Gwinnett County.

Albert Ford was arrested and transported back to Columbus on July 16 by the Columbus Police Department Fugitive Squad. He is charged with Possession of a Firearm during the Commission of a crime and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon.

On May 5 2014, police responded to a shooting at 4113 Rosemont Drive and found Henry Palmer suffering from a gunshot wound to the stomach. The investigation revealed that Palmer was shot behind the building after an argument ensued involving a card game.

Ford's case is bound over to Superior Court.

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