Trussell Ave. murder victim ID'd; suspect charged with murder - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Trussell Ave. murder victim ID'd; suspect charged with murder

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

A woman was found suffering from a gunshot wound on Trussell Avenue in Columbus Tuesday evening. 

Nancy Green, 67, passed away as a result of her injuries.

Police units and EMS responded to reports of the shooting at a home in the 5100 block of Trussell Avenue around 4:28 p.m.

After an investigation, James Byrd, 88, was arrested and has been charged with murder, possession of a firearm or knife during the commission of a crime.

This is the third homicide in Columbus for 2018. 

This is a developing story. Stay with News Leader 9 for updates. 

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