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Teen killed in early morning Columbus shooting

(James Giles / WTVM)
Published: Aug. 28, 2021 at 10:19 AM EDT|Updated: Aug. 28, 2021 at 10:59 AM EDT
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COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - The Columbus Police Department is investigating an early morning shooting that left one person dead.

The shooting happened in the 1200 block of Knight Drive around 1 a.m. Saturday. Upon arrival, police found 16-year-old Roger Feggins suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to Piedmont Columbus Regional and was pronounced dead shortly after 1:30 a.m., Deputy Coroner Charles Newton says.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call Corporal William Peterson at 706-225-3470 or email him at wpeterson@columbusga.org. Anonymous information can be given by calling 706-653-3188 or text VACS plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES).

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