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Shooting leaves one dead, suspect caught
Crime scene tape

UPDATE: Suspect has been caught in Long County.

According to Hinesville Police Department Capt. Tracy Howard, an altercation turned deadly at a residence on the 1100 block of Kelly Drive.

Howard said a domestic dispute between victim Tyler Sledge and an unidentified woman ended up in a shooting around 8 pm when a third man identified as Chris Richie allegedly fired several shots at Sledge hitting him once in the upper torso. When officers arrived they discovered Sledge unresponsive. Medical personnel was unable to revive Sledge and he was pronounced dead at the scene.


Law enforcement authorities are trying to locate Richie who was last seen in Long County.








Kelly Drive shooting

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