Tift Co. teen dies of gunshot; Name released

OMEGA, GA (WALB) - We now know that the person flown to a hospital after being shot in the head in Omega Wednesday, has died.

The GBI says that 19-year-old Tyler Johnson was shot in the head, and died after being air-lifted to a hospital for treatment.

Officials said four people are in custody in connection with the shooting.

The Sylvester Post of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation is handling the investigation.

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