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Shooting victim dies from wounds sustained in Tuesday incident

FROM A CORDELE POLICE DEPARTMENT PRESS RELEASE:

‘The shooting victim from Tuesday’s shooting has succumbed to his injuries and passed away around 3:00 am Wednesday morning. The shooting that took place outside Stark’s Body Shop, at 1005 South 7th Street in Cordele, stemmed from an altercation between relatives.

The victim has been identified as 24 year old Cordele resident Jacquez Alexander.

At this time, no further suspect information is being released as this investigation is still ongoing.

Chief Green adds, “This is a tragic loss of life and the family is deeply affected. Due to this is still a very active case, we will not be releasing any further information until formal charges are filed.”

Anyone who may have further information about this incident is asked to contact the Georgia Bureau of Investigation-Region 3 office at 229-931-2439 or Cordele PD Investigators at 229-276-2921.’