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One arrested in fatal Fitzgerald shooting

October 9, 2005

Fitzgerald- A Fitzgerald teen is dead and another man in custody after an argument over money gets out of hand. The fatal shooting happened just after 3:00 p.m. in the Roanoke Homes.

Police say, 19 year old Stevie Fowler was shot in the face at point blank range by 55 year old Philip Drayton. The shots were fired over an altercation with some money. Drayton was arrested a half block from where the shooting took place.

He is charged with murder, and is being held in the Ben Hill County Jail.

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