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Man arrested for shooting off-duty GA officer

Xavier Geder, 33 (Source: Sumter Co. Sheriff's Office) Xavier Geder, 33 (Source: Sumter Co. Sheriff's Office)
SUMTER CO., GA (WALB) -

A man is in custody in Sumter County, charged with shooting an off duty police officer who was working as a security guard in Gwinnett County.

According to officials Xavier Geder, 33, shot William Hudson, 46, on September 1 in the hallway of a hotel.

Geder was arrested in Plains around 1:45 p.m. on Monday after he was spotted on Highway 308 and taken to the Sumter County Sheriff's office.

He will face charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and aggravated battery

According to our sister station CBS46 in Atlanta, a detective over the case stated that as of last week, Hudson remains in the hospital in ICU.

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