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Suspect, injured man identified in 4th of July shooting
William Walters

The suspect in last Monday’s Fourth of July shooting has been identified as William Walters, 52. He’s facing an aggravated assault charge and criminal attempt to commit a felony charge.

The victim is Marcus Roberts, 25 who was shot once in the chest and remains at Memorial Health Medical Center in Savannah. The incident occurred shortly before noon in the 900 block of Hollywood Drive in the unincorporated area of Hinesville. The area is patrolled by the Liberty County Sheriff’s Office who responded to the call as did units from the Hinesville Police Department

Lt. Phillip Bohannon PIO with LCSO said the motive for the shooting is currently under investigation.

Bohannon said the shooting was an isolated incident with no further threat to the community.




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