Deadly shooting in Walker County - WSMV Channel 4

UPDATE: Deadly shooting in Walker County

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WALKER COUNTY, GA (WRCB) -

The Walker County Sheriff's Office has released the name of the victim in a deadly shooting from Saturday in Lafayette.

Sheriff Steve Wilson says the shooting happened around 6:45 p.m. at a home on Wesley Rd.

He says two men got into an argument which escalated to the shooting. Wilson says 51-year-old Broderick Shropshire called 911 and admitted he shot the 30-year-old Roderick Jackson in the head.

Shropshire is in custody and  charged with murder.  Jackson's body was sent to the GBI crime lab.

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