COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - An arrest has been made in an early morning shooting in Columbus.
The victim's Step-Father, Daniel Kennedy, was arrested and charged with murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.
Kennedy made his first appearance in Recorder's Court on Saturday morning. Kennedy will have a preliminary hearing on Wednesday, September 8 at 9 a.m.
The person shot at a home on 20th Ave. early Friday morning has been identified as 25-year-old Shawn Gentile, according to the Muscogee County Coroner.
Gentile was taken to Midtown Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
According to Columbus Police, the shooting occurred at 4:43 a.m. at 4913 20th Avenue.