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Arrest Made In Deadly Shooting

An arrest has been made in a Tuesday morning shooting that killed a man in Madison County.

27 NEWSFIRST had the first news crew on the scene on U.S. 421 in Berea.

Police say the victim, Shane Atkins, was riding in a pickup truck with other occupants when they were being followed by another car.

The pickup truck pulled into a driveway at a home on U.S. 421, where Atkins got out and was shot.

Atkins was taken to the hospital, where he died.

Several hours later, police took David Dougherty into custody.

Police believe Dougherty and the victim had an argument before the shooting.


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