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Arrest made in Cordele shooting death

Verocus Grant  (Source: Crisp County jail) Verocus Grant (Source: Crisp County jail)
CORDELE, GA (WALB) -

Twenty-two-year-old Varocus Antonio Grant turned himself in to Cordele Police Sunday morning in connection with the death of 30-year-old Travis Sintell Shivers.

Grant is charged with murder and possession of firearm by a convicted felon, and the investigation is still active with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.

Officials say around 9:30 Saturday night, someone fired several shots at 30-year-old Travis Shivers near a 23rd Avenue apartment.

Shivers was found lying on the sidewalk. He was rushed to Crisp Regional Hospital where he died.

A woman at the scene said Shivers left behind two children. 

No motive has been released in the shooting.

 

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