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Sheppard likely won't face additional charges

VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) -

Lowndes County prosecutors said that, as of Friday, they did not anticipate filing any additional charges against Eric Sheppard.

He's the student protester brought back to Lowndes County June 3rd after being arrested in Tampa May 29th.

As of Friday, Sheppard was accused of bringing a gun onto the Valdosta State campus on April 21st after sparking controversy four days earlier when he walked on an American flag during a protest on campus.

Sheppard was being held without bond as of Friday.

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