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Arrest in Sunday's Uptown Columbus shooting death

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Columbus police have made an arrest in the Sunday morning shooting death of a Phenix City man.

Marquis Tirese Shaw, 21, has been arrested and charged with the murder of Arthur Holt., Jr., Columbus police announced Monday. He is also being charged with Aggravated Assault for shooting at Brandon Fortson during the Sunday morning incident. Fortson was not injured.

Around 2:20a et Sunday, police found Holt suffering from a gunshot wound at the Hardaway Building parking deck, located at the intersection of Front and 10th. He was taken to Midtown Medical Center, where he succumbed to his injuries.

Shaw will appear in court Tuesday morning at 8a.

James Brierton

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