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Police arrest man accused of killing Greenwood man

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Marquese Jackson (Greenwood Police Dept.) Marquese Jackson (Greenwood Police Dept.)
GREENWOOD, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Police have arrested a man they said shot a Greenwood man in the head, killing him, after a fight on Sunday.

Greenwood police said they charged Marquese Jackson with murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime.

Investigators said Jackson and Dantavius Christian, 23, were involved in a fight at an apartment on Oakhill Street on Sunday when Jackson went to get a gun, then shot Christian in the head.

The coroner said Christian later died at Self Regional Hospital.

Jackson was in custody following the shooting on unrelated charges when he was charged in connection with the fatal shooting on Tuesday.

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