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Paine College shooting suspect in court for bond hearing

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AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) -

The suspect in the Paine College shooting was in court Friday morning for his scheduled bond hearing, but the hearing ended up being postponed.

Xavier Cooper's father also was present and informed the judge he intended to hire an attorney Friday afternoon.

The bond hearing is postponed until the attorney is available and can be present in court.

Cooper is charged with aggravated assault, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, and having weapons in a school building.

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