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Arrest made in Evans Co. homicide

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EVANS CO., GA (WTOC) -

The Evans County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide that occurred early Sunday morning just outside of Claxton.

Police responded to a home on Green Cyprus Church Road around 12:50 a.m. Sunday morning to find a woman dead from a gunshot wound. They say Laquanda Butler, 32, and Angela Rawls Joyce had been involved in a dispute that resulted in the shooting. The two women are believed to have known one another. 

Butler was arrested and charged with murder. She is currently in jail awaiting a bond hearing.

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