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      Warrants obtained in Terrell County murder case

      Arrest warrants were served charging Charlie Amos Wilson, III with the murder of Tameda Ferguson and her unborn child. / GBI


      UPDATE (8/31/13 10:00 PM):

      According to the Georgia Bureau of Investigations, arrest warrants were served charging Charlie Amos Wilson III with the murder of Tameda Ferguson and her unborn child.

      26-year-old Wilson, has been charged with one count of murder and one count of feticide.

      Saturday, at approximately 2 PM, as Wilson was traveling through Tift County, his vehicle was spotted by a Tift County deputy.

      Wilson was arrested without incident by law enforcement with the Tift County Sheriff's Department.

      He is being held at the Tift County Jail.

      ORIGINAL STORY:

      The following information was released by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation:

      Arrest warrants were obtained today charging Charlie Amos Wilson III with the murder of Tameda Ferguson and her unborn child. Wilson, 26 years old, has been charged with one count of murder and one count of feticide.

      The body of Tameda Ferguson, 30 years old, was discovered in her home at a home in the 3700 block of Doverel Highway in the early morning hours of Thursday, August 29th.

      Terrell County Sheriff John Bowens requested the Georgia Bureau of Investigation assist the sheriff's office with the death investigation.

      Ferguson, who was reported to be 8 1/2 months pregnant, had apparently suffered a gunshot wound.

      The investigation lead to Charlie Wilson, a known associate of Ferguson.

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