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Search for shooter in Thomasville underway

Investigators are searching for a male suspect. Investigators are searching for a male suspect.
A man was shot Thursday night in Thomasville while walking to his car. A man was shot Thursday night in Thomasville while walking to his car.
Major Eric Hampton Major Eric Hampton
THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) -

A man was shot Thursday night in Thomasville while walking to his car in a liquor store parking lot.

Officials said Charles Crump, 20, and a friend were leaving the Carol Hill Package store when shots were fired at them as they were entering the car.

Crump was the only one who was shot and he was transported to Archbold Hospital. Investigators are still searching for the suspect.

"At this time we do not know what the intent of the suspect was but we do know shots were fired and at least one person was struck a victim Charles Crump was struck by one of the bullets as he was shooting," said Major Eric Hampton.

Investigators are searching for a male suspect, Terry Willis, in connection with the crime. If found responsible, Willis will face felony aggravated assault charges.

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