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Cochran Police say 20-Year-Old Shot, Killed

One man is dead and another is in custody after an early Wednesday morning shooting in Cochran.

Police Chief Jim Sanders says the victim was shot in the chest just before 2 a.m. in the Happy Hill Homes area near Johnson Street. He says it's a housing authority complex in the northeast section of the city.

Bibb County coroner Leon Jones says 20-year-old Sadavian Dent died around 5;30 a.m. in an operating room at the Medical Center of Central Georgia from gunshot wounds.

Todd Lowry with the GBI says a 31-year-old Terry Joaquin Blue is in custody, facing murder charges.

The GBI is now taking over the investigation.


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