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      Shooting in Sumner

      Worth County Sheriff Jeff Hobby confirms a shooting happened around 7:30 p.m. in Sumner Friday evening / Jessica Fairley


      Worth County Sheriff Jeff Hobby confirms a shooting happened around 7:30 p.m. in Sumner Friday evening.

      Sheriff Hobby says a black male was shot in the lower back with a small caliber gun and was taken to Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in for treatment. There is currently no word on the victim's condition as of 10 p.m.

      The incident happened on Sumner Lakes Road and officials say the investigation is ongoing. Authorities are looking for a tan Buick Regal with two black males inside and ask if you have any information to please call the police.

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