Man shot to death outside a home in Hawkinsville

Man shot to death outside a home in Hawkinsville // (Jennifer Munoz / WGXA News)

HAWKINSVILLE, Ga. -- One man is dead after he was shot outside a home in Hawkinsville Saturday, according to Pulaski County Sheriff, Danny Brannen.

Sheriff Brannen it happened about 1:30 p.m. outside a home on Second Street.

He said two people were in an argument over a car. That's when three shots were fired.

Brannen said one shot hit the victim.

He said the victim is a black male born in 1989, whose name is not being released until the family is notified.

A suspect is in custody at this time. His name is Dolton Harper, and lived in the home where the argument first started.

GBI investigators are currently on scene gathering evidence.

The victim's body will be sent to the crime lab for further investigation.

This is a developing story.

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