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.