Man Killed During Sunday Night Shooting In Villa Rica

Police say a man was killed early Sunday evening after he and another man exchanged gunfire outside a home at the corner of Cleghorne Street and McCauley Street in Villa Rica. A witness to the shooting was reportedly struck by a stray bullet and has been taken to a hospital for treatment.
Police have not released the names or ages of those involved. Nor have they identified what may have led up to the incident.
"The male who was fatally injured tonight, suffered multiple gun shot wounds," Villa Rica Police Captain Keith Shaddix told WLBB Radio. "The innocent individual who was struck by a bullet is currently in hospital and being treated for a single gun shot wound."
The male who allegedly fired the shot which killed the other man is currently in police custody. However, he has not been charged in this incident as of 10:00pm. He is being held by police under a misdemeanor warrant not related to this incident. He is being questioned by police regarding tonight's shooting.
We expect to learn more about this shooting on Monday.
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