Update: Suspect wanted in Moultrie shooting, assault turns himself in

Update: Suspect wanted in Moultrie shooting, assault turns himself in
Shaun Antaveyon Scott (Source: Moultrie Police Department)

MOULTRIE, Ga. (WALB) - A man wanted in a shooting and aggravated assault in Moultrie has turned himself in, according to the Moultrie Police Department.

Shaun Antaveyon Scott was identified as the suspect in the incident and was wanted in the shooting that sent one man to the hospital.

On Monday, around 7 p.m., police responded to the 800 block of Joe Louis Avenue about a person that was shot.

Upon their arrival, police made contact with the victim who was suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest. The victim also had several lacerations to his head from an assault.

The victim was taken to the hospital, treated and released, police said.

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