Man dead after shooting on Buena Vista Rd. in Columbus, 50th homicide in 2021

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Published: Sep. 7, 2021 at 9:12 AM EDT|Updated: Sep. 7, 2021 at 7:13 PM EDT
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COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - Another shooting has claimed the life of a Columbus man.

The incident happened in the early hours of September 7 in the 3700 block of Buena Vista Road.

According to Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan, the victim has been identified as 26-year-old Maurice Vaughn-Jackson. Bryan says Vaughn-Jackson was pronounced dead at 3:20 a.m.

UPDATE: Police have made an arrest in connection with Vaughn-Jackson’s murder.

This murder is the 50th homicide in Columbus this year.

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