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Ft. Benning Soldier Found Dead in Brunswick, GA

BRUNSWICK, GA (WXTX) - Brunswick Police and the Third Brigade confirm that 23-year-old Spc. Antonio Weems was murdered on Saturday night.

The soldier was found dead inside his car around 8pm, on the corner of F Street and Johnston in Brunswick -- he died from a gun shot wound to the head.

His girlfriend was with him at the time, 19 year old Vonquisha Moore of Salem, AL; she was found a couple blocks away, shot in the neck, but still alive.

Paramedics transported her to the hospital, and she is in stable condition at Savannah Hospital.

Brunswick Police have no suspects at this time. Sources say marijuana was found in Weems' car.

Weems had been with the 2-69 Armour Battalion since 2006, deploying with them to Iraq in March 2007.

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