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Colquitt Co. murder suspect to be retried

Jaquan Willis (Source: Colquitt Co. Sheriff) Jaquan Willis (Source: Colquitt Co. Sheriff)
Gun shots were fired near this center (Source: WALB) Gun shots were fired near this center (Source: WALB)
COLQUITT CO., GA (WALB) -

The district attorney plans to retry former Colquitt County football player for the shooting death of a young mother in a park last year.

Jaquan Willis was 16-years-old when he was arrested for the murder of Fatisha Clark.

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She died in March 2016 after she was shot by a stray bullet at the Ryce Community Center.

Investigators have said that they don't believe Clark was the intended target.

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Willis' first trial ended with a mistrial Friday.

Willis faces four charges: felony murder, aggravated assault and two counts possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony.

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