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Suspect in fatal Norris Lane shooting arrested

Walter Johnson is charged with murder. (Source: Richmond Co. Sheriff's Office) Walter Johnson is charged with murder. (Source: Richmond Co. Sheriff's Office)
LINCOLN COUNTY, GA (WFXG) -

The suspect in a fatal shooting on Norris Lane is behind bars. 

Walter L. Johnson was arrested Tuesday morning and charged with murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office. 

Johnson is accused of shooting and killing 50-year-old Marion Levi Utley Sunday on the 1600 block of Norris Lane. Utley was pronounced dead at the scene around 9 p.m.

Johnson and Utley were seen having a verbal altercation that led up to the shooting. 

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